These are some of my books . . .

THE HOUSE ON DIRTY-THIRD STREET

THE HOUSE ON DIRTY-THIRD STREET (Peachtree Publishers), illustrated by Thomas Gonzales.

Winner of a Christopher Award, celebrating media that “affirm the highest values of the human spirit.” 
To learn more go to: http://www.christophers.org/

All the houses on Thirty-Third Street were old and run down, but the one with the For Sale sign was the worst. I'd call the whole place "Dirty-Third Street."
"It's perfect," said Mom.
"It doesn't look perfect to me," I said.

 "A tale of generosity, faith and friendship. Share it quietly within and with others. " ~  Kirkus reviews.

ROSA'S BUS: THE RIDE TO CIVIL RIGHTS

ROSA'S BUS: THE RIDE TO CIVIL RIGHTS  (Calkins Creek Publishers), illustrated by  Steven Walker, is the story of Bus #2857 and its passenger, Rosa Parks, who changed history during the Civil Rights movement. Awarded a Crystal Kite from the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators


"Powerful." ~ Kirkus reviews.


 

ALABAMA

   

ALABAMA (A True Book: My United States) from Scholastic.

Located in the heart of the South, Alabama is a land of diversity and natural beauty. Readers explore the state and learn what life is like in Alabama today. True Books are full of fun facts in an accessible format for young readers.

A BREATH OF HOPE

A BREATH OF HOPE 
(American Bar Association Publishers) illustrated by Chuck Galey.

A BREATH OF HOPE, (American Bar Association Publishers), illustrated by Chuck Galey. 

HELPING A HERO

HELPING A HERO (American Bar Association Publishers), illustrated by Chuck Galey.


THE BEAUTY OF DREAMS

THE BEAUTY OF DREAMS (American Bar Association Publishers), illustrated by Chuck Galey.

Easy Readers

GOING TO THE BEACH

GOING TO THE BEACH (Scholastic Publishing/Children's Press), illustrated by Shari Warren.

A LUNCH WITH PUNCH

A LUNCH WITH PUNCH (Scholastic Publishing /Children's Press), illustrated by Jack Medoff.

WHEN I GROW UP

WHEN I GROW UP (Scholastic Publishing /Children's Press), illustrated by Margeaux Lucas.

MOVING DAY

MOVING DAY (Scholastic Publishing /Children's Press), illustrated by Ilene Richard.

JANE GOODALL

JANE GOODALL (Scholastic Publishing /Children's Press).

GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER

GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER (Scholastic Publishing/Children's Press).