D-Books for Children

Pearl's Pool

When a contented turtle named Pearl receives discontented visitors, she must choose whether to remain in her pool beside the river or look for better pools across the road. With delightful illustrations by artist Lillian Denney, Pearl's story will enchant beginning readers.

Also available: Pearl the Turtle plush animal based on Lillian Denney's cover art. See the custom order form for details.

Storytime Crafts, Games and Gifts from Recycled and Inexpensive Items

With nearly half a century of experience with children’s crafts, and a lifetime commitment to pinching pennies, author Mary Beth Magee has adapted many craft projects to use recycled supplies.

If your children’s program feels the sting of a tightening budget, you need this book. More than two dozen projects and games offer opportunities to save money and help save the world at the same time.

These projects can tie into lesson plans and reading programs, to maximize the benefit.

Grandpa's Mustache

With illustrations by Cally Edwards and text by Mary Beth Magee, Grandpa's Mustache makes a great read-loud story for preschoolers or read-on-my-own book for first and second graders. The book recounts the relationship between a loving mustachioed grandfather and his adoring grandchild.