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The Red Sweater NEW!

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The Red Sweater NEW!

When a little boy doesn't get the birthday present he wished for, he learns a valuable lesson about charity and generosity.Mom orders a red sweater online and when it arrives it's not exactly what they expected. When Mom suggests they donate it to the local charity shop, the idea is met with some resistance. After all, the sweater was "special" and what if someone who isn't so nice gets it?Teach kids about generosity, charity and giving.A surprise, happy ending will keep kids both entertained and smiling with a gentle reminder that good things come to those who give to others.Makes a...

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I Heard Christmas Whisper, Fall 2023

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I Heard Christmas Whisper, Fall 2023

A scruffy dog finds Christmas in a most unusual way. He can hear it, see and smell it and finally one day, Christmas follows him home, where he nurtures it and watches it grow, only to learn that he can’t keep it forever. I Heard Christmas Whisper is a poignant tale, with heartwarming illustrations. Dedicated to the famous Sycamore Gap Tree (Robin Hood Tree) it reminds us that Christmas trees symbolize the loving, giving spirit of the holiday For Kids of all ages and those who love Christmastime.  

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Do Bees Say Please?

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Do Bees Say Please?

For immediate release:   Author' s new book receives a warm literary welcome. Readers' Favorite announces the review of the Children - Animals book "Do Bees Say Please?" by Janice Garden Macdonald, currently available at http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0CCR8MFHV. Readers' Favorite is one of the largest book review and award contest sites on the Internet. They have earned the respect of renowned publishers like Random House, Simon & Schuster, and Harper Collins, and have received the "Best Websites for Authors" and "Honoring Excellence" awards from the Association of Independent Authors. They are also fully accredited by the BBB (A+ rating), which is a rarity among...

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Author of award winning short story collection ventures into unknown territory

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Author of award winning short story collection ventures into unknown territory

Janice Garden Macdonald, author of the award winning The Plainness of My Fall, has branched out into the world of picture books. The recently released Back Pack Books series includes 3 charming stories featuring cute insects who take children ages 2-6 on adventures in the forest and in the city. Do Butterflies Sleep explores the first day of school. Do Ants Have Uncles is a tale about an ant who accidentally gets taken to the city in a human's backpack and has to get back to the colony at any cost. Do Beetles Sing is about a lazy beetle who wants to...

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Do Bees Say Please? New Release

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Do Bees Say Please? New Release

Get ready for another adventure in the Back Pack Series which already includes; Do Butterflies Sleep?, Do Ants Have Uncles? and Do Beetles Sing? Our newest hero is a lonely Bee that can't understand why all the farm animals run away when he appears. Friendless and sad, the Bee goes back to the hive to think.  With the help of a silly goose in a rowboat, Bee is inspired to keep trying. So, the determined bee returns to the farm to try again, hoping this time, that a friend will be made. But something is happening at the farm that has...

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