Author of Two Children’s Books

Hello Readers, I’m back from a summer blog break! It’s sometimes hard for me to believe but I’m now the author of two children’s books, KATIE SHAEFFER, PANCAKE MAKER and THE LULLABY MONSTERS. Huge thanks to Paula Nasmith, who did the illustration work and collaborated with me on both books! What did I do toContinue reading “Author of Two Children’s Books”

Pancake Day!

Hello Readers! I just realized, Pancake Day is on Feburary 16, 2021. Did you know Pancake Day is also known as Shrove Tuesday? In the Christian tradition, people indulged in pancakes just before Lent, when it was customary to give up the ingredients in pancakes (eggs, sugar, milk). KATIE SHAEFFER PANCAKE MAKER was written withContinue reading “Pancake Day!”

Early Chapter Book, The Lullaby Monsters On Sale

Well, if you were thinking about getting a copy of THE LULLABY MONSTERS for a budding reader in your life, this would be a good time because Amazon has it on sale right now for only $9.40 USD. Click here to order! And if you buy the book, you need to bake monster cookies toContinue reading “Early Chapter Book, The Lullaby Monsters On Sale”

THE LULLABY MONSTERS have arrived!

Good news! I have book mail!!! THE LULLABY MONSTERS have arrived. Children will enjoy this hybrid between picture book and early reader with six short chapters. A close sibling relationship, rascally monsters and a stolen music box make for a fun-filled night time adventure. Great for children who are just learning to read. Get theContinue reading “THE LULLABY MONSTERS have arrived!”

Summer Picture Book Giveaway Closes Tonight at Midnight!

Hello and thanks for stopping by! My summer picture book giveaway opened on June 30th and will close tonight, July 15th at midnight Pacific time. So here’s your last chance to enter. What are the prizes, you ask? Giveaway Prizes: TULIP AND DOUG by Emma Wood and Carla Martel THE LULLABY MONSTERS by Cynthia MackeyContinue reading “Summer Picture Book Giveaway Closes Tonight at Midnight!”