Category Archives: snow

The Story Behind the Story . . . Isaac’s Ice Cream Tree

Meet Isaac. We love our Kidsbook Friends friends, YOU! Our greatest hope is that Isaac will become your friend too as you read about his adventures through the seasons with his magical sugar maple tree. The Story Behind the Story Our first book, Isaac’s … Continue reading

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New Friend for the New Year . . . Introducing Isaac!

Happy New Year “Kidsbook Friends” Friends, We hope that you’ve made many new friends this year in the stories that have bedazzled you, made you laugh, and beckoned you to read them again and again. I’ve found many “kindred spirits” … Continue reading

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Introducing My Illustrator

Dear Kidsbook Friends Family, Many of you have been with me since my first days of blogging, so you know that publishing my first book, Isaac’s Ice Cream Tree, is a dream come true. Today, I’m sitting here with my … Continue reading

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Isaac’s Ice Cream Tree Becomes a Reality!

My theme this year for my 7th & 8th grade ELA classes is “RISK verses REWARD”. I’ve been pushing them to “go for the gold”, a fitting saying for this Olympic year. Is the risk worth the potential reward? So … Continue reading

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The Story of Snow, “Let Science & Art Give Your Snow Day a Fun Start”

In Dallas, Texas, we do not get to enjoy much snow, but after living in other colder states like Virginia, New York and Ohio, I still love snow and so do our kids (except for our youngest because he’s never seen it!). … Continue reading

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Fletcher and the Snowflake Christmas, “A Christmas Eve Adventure”

    Every season, we look forward to having an adventure with Fletcher. This winter, our friend finds himself helping his friends on a snowy Christmas Eve. Stick around to see if Santa finds his way to the rabbits’ new home! Introducing Our … Continue reading

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Fletcher and the Springtime Blossoms, “What On Earth Is This Springtime Surprise?”

Introducing Our Featured Friend: Fletcher and the Springtime Blossoms by Julia Rawlinson, Illustrated by Tiphanie Beeke As this week’s focus is Earth Day, I’ve been reading many kids’ books where trees (and nature) are the focal point of the story. Rawlinson’s … Continue reading

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