The Can-do and Crash Collection
This book is the first in a collection of stories about two unique, brave and daring nightingales. They travel the world together, using their voices to help children. Can-do, the older brother, is a world-class songster with a powerful voice. Crash, his younger brother, is full of energy and always willing to help his brother rescue children in distress. The birds join forces with humans and birds around the world to stop bullying. Can-do and Crash are determined to help the children learn how to soar, to be strong, to be themselves, and to get help from their teachers and parents when faced with bullying. These confident, courageous, and funny birds hope to inspire children through their experiences and stories, and to show them the possibilities of a world without bullies.
Your Heart is So Big
After being abandoned, a loving and clever dog named Shane is rescued by a stranger who worked successfully with others to find the dog a new home. Though Shane enjoys his new life, the dog is determined to find the man who rescued him, to thank him for his wonderful life. It turns out that Jack needed Shane’s help just as Shane once needed Jack – and Shane is all too happy to help his new friend.
This is a heart-warming story about love, loyalty, compassion, kindness, teamwork, and giving back to those in need – Adults looking for a book with a message of teaching children kindness, working together to help others, and to give back to your community will be sure to connect with this heart-warming tale.
Extensive research shows that children’s literature does not reflect our population. This book exposes children to the rich diversity in their lives today, and the good things that can be accomplished when we work together. The characters in this book come together and demonstrate the wonderful values we seek to develop in our children. The illustrations are vibrant and eye-catching for young readers between the ages of 3 – 9 years old.
Winston Wins The Race
The Odds Don’t Matter
Winston is a very sad three-legged dog with patchy fur. But he’s also smart, and a fast runner. Winston returns home after working in the desert for three years with his best friend Nick. New to his neighborhood, he was not accepted by the other animals who jeered at him and made him feel unwanted. Winston meets a dog named Shane, and they become good friends. A tender story about overcoming physical and emotional challenges with the help of new friends.