Welcome to the nonfic section

Most of me thinks this is the boring stuff, but you might find it useful.

I have a limited number of review copies for the chem book in paperback and audio. If you're in the US and interested email me at devyaschildren @ (UK codes available for the audio too.)

My Amazon page has links to the book where you can get a preview.

Learn How to Survive Chem Class

5 Steps to Surviving Chemistry: Tips for Understanding a Challenging Course

Do you struggle in chemistry class?

You’re not alone. It’s easy to get lost in the technical language. Enhance any course textbook with these step-by-step instructions to help with your homework and classwork sheets. Master the material and perhaps even have some fun along the way.

“Excellent coverage of key topics for chemistry students of all levels (high school and college)”

~ David A. Hunt, Ph.D., The College of New Jersey, Professor of Chemistry

Available in ebook and paperback from

Bulk pricing available. See this chart. Email me if you need more than 2 class sets. I can get you a better price than the chart but it will take time because I don't stock that many.

5 Steps Chem Sample Chs

New Release!

5 Steps to Surviving Teaching: Tips for Conquering the First Year and Every Year

Teaching is awesome …

And tougher than it looks.

The first year of teaching will likely be the roughest one of your career, but every year has its own unique challenges. Whether you’re about to embark upon the epic journey or speeding toward burnout, I hope you can find something inspirational within these pages.

Bonus: Get 7+ fun and easy-to-run chemistry and biology projects

5 Steps to Better Blurbs

At last, we get to my entire reason for creating this site. I actually have a website with most of this information, but it does not have the lovely ability to integrate seamlessly with Google drive.

While readying ourselves for the Lei Crime Kindle World launch, a bunch of the authors looked at each other's blurbs. I found out that I really liked tinkering with other people's book descriptions, and better yet, I was actually good at it.

Skip forward a few years ... now, I actually run an author service for this.

If you need a different version, feel free to email me: or

5 Steps Exercises Printable.docx