Thanks for stopping by. Please feel free to cruise around a bit and find out more about me. I hope to have lots of good news to share and would
love to hear from you. - Jean Daigneau

Thanks for stopping by.

Please feel free to cruise around a bit and find out more about me.

I hope to have lots of good news to share and would love to hear
from you.

- Jean Daigneau

See my work and Publications

Highlights Publications

View my publications to Highlights Magazine. The magazine for kids that is filled with stories, games, puzzles, riddles, science experiments, craft and more!

Learn about Jean

About Jean Daigneau

My passion for writing started for me as early as sixth grade! Click here to read the story of my journey on how I became an author and illustrator.

Writers' Advice from Jean Daigneau

Writers' Advice

Whether you’re familiar with the field of writing for children or you’re just venturing into it – congratulations! Perhaps you might find some useful information here to help you on your way.



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Enjoy My Ramblings!

"A journey of a thousand miles begins with one step."
(Chinese proverb)
"So it is with writing. You only need one word."
(Jean Daigneau)

I was Regional Advisor for the Northern Ohio SCBWI back in the "olden days" before Facebook and blogs were the way to communicate. As a way to share my thoughts, I posted a number of RA Ramblings on the Northern Ohio website. Some of them are included here. I hope you gain even a small nugget of wisdom from some of my rambling thoughts.

Click Here to See Them All

Latest Ramblings

  • Radio Interview with Ellen from A Kind Voice on Books +

    In a radio interview with blog radio station A Kind Voice on Books, I share some of my personal journey in my writing career and some tidbits on publishing in Read More
  • How do you know if you've got potential or even raw talent? +

    "Unless you live in a cave, you've heard of American Idol." That was a recent comment made by a morning news anchors prior to a clip about the latest American Read More
  • Taking Risks +

    On my son's 21st birthday, he celebrated by taking his first parachute jump. I can assure you this was not the way I wanted him to celebrate his birthday, and Read More
  • Jambiefest +

    The first day of the new year is already fading and my holidays are, at best, a wonderful memory, save for the storage tubs of decorations that still need put Read More
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