"Best kid's story I've heard in years...do you have a publicist yet? " 2nd Grade Student at St. Christopher's School, Richmond, VA
"Wonderful! Finally someone wrote for kids about caddisflies!" Rob Brooks, fly fisherman enthusiast with Montana Trout Unlimited
"Compelling stories, great animal characters, and surprising details about wildlife and nature! Thanks!" Dorothy Moses, Instructor,Writers' Critique Group, Lifelong Learning Institute, Midlothian, VA
"Not a good read, but a BEST read! Made my summer reading enjoyable."
Walker Angus, age 12, 6th grader, The Collegiate Schools
"The Tortoise Tales" is available in hardback, paperback, Ebook, and audio (MP3)!
Order your copy directly from Archway Publishing at the top of the HOMEPAGE on this website, or from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or most any book distributor.
For a signed copy, you'll need to contact me directly and purchase the book from me and I'l sign it and mail it to you.
"Baylek scouting for clues in Tale 9"
The book is currently in competition for a Moonbean Children's Book Award as well as a Purple Dragonfly Children's Book Award.
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"Sebastian counsels the real Smelly Melly"