My Debut Picture Book:
(Sleeping Bear Press, Summer 2022)
BRAINSTORM is a rhyming concept picture book targeted to children in grades K-3 who are beginning to learn how to shape and sharpen their idea-generation and storytelling skills. It includes back matter for parents, teachers and librarians who can use this book to help encourage kids to have fun playing with new ideas!
HOP TO IT: POEMS TO GET YOU MOVING
(Pomelo Books, Oct. 2020)
My poem, "Our Walk To School" is featured in this wonderful anthology!
Breathe. Stretch. Wiggle. Dance. March. Stomp. Reach! HOP TO IT: Poems to Get You Moving contains 100 poems that incorporate a wide variety of movements—including deskercise! You'll find poems on “2020 topics,” too, such as life during a pandemic, virtual learning, staying connected with friends, and standing up for what you believe in. Take a "30-second indoor recess" (or "brain break") whenever you need it!
CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL: THE MAGIC OF CATS -- 101 Tales of Family, Friendship & Fun (Simon & Schuster, July 2020).
My poem, "Ode To Frankie Cat" -- about how I learned to tolerate (and eventually love) my husband's "first born" -- was featured in this beautiful anthology.