I’m super excited that my next book is nearing publication! I want your input. What do you think would make the best back cover for my early chapter book, The Lullaby Monsters? This night time adventure features Kelsey and Thomas who meet a bunch of monsters. When monsters steal Thomas’ most prized possession, Kelsey andContinue reading “Help Me Decide!”
Still going with the Summer Reading Challenge! Week four already! The top of my list this week has to be Stick and Stone by Beth Ferry and Tom Lichtenheld! Book #22 Have you read this one? If not, go to a library and find it… as soon as you can. I’m sure the little ones inContinue reading “Summer Reading Challenge Week 4”
Paula and I are super excited to be part of the Moss Street Paint In! Look for our booth near 77 Moss Street. We will be signing books and Paula’s art will be for sale. Come out and see us!
Though this does not count as inspiration for the book, here’s a great example of a real life Katie Shaeffer. One of my preschoolers, age 5, wanted to bring something for show and tell and it could not be a toy. He and his Mom showed incredible initiative, resourcefulness and creativity to visit the beach,Continue reading “A Real Life Katie Shaeffer”
I am pleased to announce that my first big book order arrived this week! I now have a copy at the preschool; here’s a small fry enjoying Katie Shaeffer Pancake Maker at the end of the day. It feels just amazing to see a child enjoying my book 🙂 Katie Shaeffer Pancake Maker will be released April 24, 2017. OrderContinue reading “Relax and Read”
Yay! I can now show you the cover for Katie Shaeffer Pancake Maker. Hope you love it as much as I do! “What if I can use a little magic to make my pancakes?” she said to her toy horse. Katie Shaeffer Pancake Maker will be available soon! I’m just waiting now for the finalContinue reading “Cover Reveal!”