I’m currently putting the final touches on a picture book about a young boy in 1930s Michigan. He fears his father will make a poisonous mistake with his plan for a beverage concocted with the help of something that grows in their yard!
My chapter book about a girl growing up in a small town is also taking form. To say that this child is a “worrier” is an understatement, and the challenges she faces present themselves at every turn. Course, who wouldn’t be concerned if there was an elephant loose in the neighborhood?
In the beginning, there was the short story: