Jenny and Cindy spend the afternoon with the babysitter. The babysitter is busy texting and the girls are on their own to entertain themselves. Jenny decides to have a tea party. Cindy is playing her video game and does not want to help Jenny with her party. Jenny therefore takes matters into her own hands and uses her icky cold medicine as tea. Their dog, Moose, is also at Jenny’s tea party. Although Moose makes it out alive, the girls get in big trouble from Mom and Dad. They all learn a valuable lesson about medication safety. This book is written with a bit of humor, while weaving an educational message into the story for children and parents alike. Paperback
Princess and Pearl are two Gentoo penguin chicks who love splashing their days away in the ocean with their parents always close by. One day, their parents suddenly disappear and the pair embarks on an adventure to fi nd them! Along the way they meet a very proper King penguin and a daredevil Rockhopper who dreams of learning to fly. But around every corner danger lurks as two terrifying sea lions plan to have them for dinner! Luckily, Princess believes the magical Little Blue Fairy penguins will watch over them and keep them safe. Will the legend of the Little Blue Fairies prove to be true? Or will the friends discover they only needed each other to fi nd their way home? The Flightless Adventures of Princess and Pearl, aimed at young readers ages 6-10, is a delightful story about diversity, growing up and friendship. Donovan’s Literary Services has reviewed this book: “A fun, appealing story that kids will find easy to read.” CHAPTER BOOK 2nd PLACE WINNER PURPLE DRAGONFLY AWARDS
Long ago and far away in the kingdom of Apple Ville, Princess Blossom enjoys spending her days riding her new pony Cinnamon. But when an evil curse befalls the land, it’s up to Blossom to save the kingdom. With help from her cousin Summer, will Blossom find the courage to save Apple Ville before it’s too late? This delightful book, aimed at ages 7-10 will whisk young readers away to a world full of mystery and adventure! For upcoming Village Princess Mystery books, visit Laredopublishing.com, Amazon.com or msdruckerbooks.com.
The Ant and the Grasshopper is a classically written, full length story based on Aesop’s famous fable. The characters’ personalities and beautiful illustrations come to life, including the Grasshopper’s forever fiddle! This lively story is full of suspense and intrigue and remains a beacon of strong moral lessons such as sharing, helping the neighbors, faith and greed. Paperback
Illustrated by Adrian Rubio. When the fourth sun goes dark there is no light or life on earth. The gods in the city of Teotihuacan meet to create the fifth sun, and to decide which one will be in charge of such an important task. After many fights and sacrifices the arrogant Tecucistecatl will become the Moon and the humble Nanahuatzin the Fifth Sun or the Sun of Movement. This wonderful Mexican legend shows how the days and nights were created giving life to human life on earth.
Meet Jack, a scruffy, young German shepherd pup. Jack likes his comfy bed. Jack likes his bouncy, blue ball. And Jack likes wearing his bright, red bandanna. But what does Jack love? Protecting the world from super villains! Well at least those in his own backyard! Thanks to Jack the backyard is safe from sneaky cats, Senor Toot, the super skunk, and Mr. Raccoon. Paperback
Sadie Sue has become the proud mother of five fuzzy soft and silky American Pit Bull Terriers. She dreams that each puppy will find a safe home with loving humans. She happens to be the runt of the litter. She is the true leader of all the puppies and relates to her beloved brothers with warmth and care. As her brothers find their own families, Princess bids goodbye to each of them. Hardbound