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Storytime Discoveries - Earth Science
Science and storytelling are a class combination that mix well. As students become engrossed in this collection of original stories, folktalkes and poems, they'll...
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Storytime Discoveries - Physical Science
Be a Houdini in your classroom! Mesmerize your students with science experiments that appear like magic from the content of original stories, folktales and poems....
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It's a supernatural mystery, shweetheart AND a loving homage to film noir and pulp fiction, a tip of the hat to the likes of H.P. Lovecraft, Val Lewton and Raymond...
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"Righteous Blood" by Cliff Burns
Two novellas (long short stories) on the theme of evil in our society. These are not simple moral fables, but multi-layered and intensive investigations into the...
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"The Reality Machine" by Cliff Burns
A collection of short stories with a strong bent for the surreal. Compared to the likes of Jorge Luis Borges and William S. Burroughs, The Reality Machine is...
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Aesop's Opposites - Interactive Aesop Fables
Tired of the same old Aesop? Here's a new twist on the classroom favorites. Aesop's Opposites combines the age-old teachings with the concept of opposites. And to...
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The Ghost of Shady Lane
Creepy, run down, and possibly haunted, "The Boogerman House" becomes the object of Anne's fascination as she researches this historic landmark for a...
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The Burning Pendulum
Juniper had no idea that donating her favorite books-a series about psychic teenagers solving mysteries-to the school library would result in a heated protest that...
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Mirror, Mirror
This exuberant, sixth installment of the Fortune Teller's Club Series focuses on Gena, the wise-cracking tomboy of their group. She needs to buy a fancy dress for a...
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Hand of Fate
A car accident prevents Anne from possibly winning the Cheerleader of the Year award. This odd twist of fate provokes the Fortune Tellers Club to explore the cause...
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Stories from Elsewhere: Solo Wanderings on Two and Three Wheels is a special collection of  travel stories from America, Africa, Europe, India, and China...
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Frosty the therapy dog
Frosty CGC, ThD, e:sv, a certified therapy pet and member of Love on a Leash, a national therapy pet organization, began her therapy career in April, 2002. This...
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State of Ecstasy
Ju Ephraime finds passion on the lush island of Martinique in this steamy romance. Twenty-six year-old Daphne Cohen's life is closed off, hiding behind an...
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In the Shadow of the Lamp
It's 1854 and sixteen-year-old Molly would give anything to change her circumstances as a lowly servant in a posh London house. So when she hears of an opportunity...
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Nurse Frosty and the Wond'ear-ful Adventure
There is nowhere you can go and only be with people who are like you.  In this 3rd in the Nurse Frosty series, Nurse Frosty helps the residents of the Four Paws...
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Nurse Frosty Saves the Day
In this second book in the Nurse Frosty series, there is great excitement at the Four Paws Retirement Home. The residents and staff have worked hard to spruce up...
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This is the original Nurse Frosty book. I wrote it after talking to an administrator at an assisted living/nursing home. When I complimented her on how nice the...
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My Best Friend
A keepsake book told in poem form with original whimsical illustrations and some of our favorite pet quotes, that speaks to the loss of a pet. A perfect gift for...
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Celtic Pride
A poem written in limerick style that catches the essence of a terrier, particularly a Scottie dog. I wrote this as a tribute to my first Scottie, Celtic Pride, who...
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Daisy herself
Daisy is a Scottish Fold cat that came to us with some baggage. Very skittish and fearful. Funniest thing, though, is the face she makes if she is displeased or...
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