Posts tagged Books

Ellie the Elephant Now in Print!

The print edition of my children’s picture book Ellie the Elephant is now available to purchase for $6.99! Book two of the World Adventurers for Kids Series, Ellie the Elephant is an illustrated picture book that encourages children to follow their dreams. A young elephant named Ellie who lives in Thailand dreams of joining the elephant polo [...]

Ellie the Elephant Now on Sale!

My children’s picture book Ellie the Elephant is now available to purchase as an e-book for just $0.99! Book two of the World Adventurers for Kids Series, Ellie the Elephant is an illustrated picture book that encourages children to follow their dreams. A young elephant named Ellie who lives in Thailand dreams of joining the elephant polo tea [...]

Elements of a Book Phenomenon (Part T...

In part one of a two-part series examining what transforms a book series into a cultural phenomenon, I identified three such series: Harry Potter, Twilight, and with its March 23, 2012, debut as a major motion picture, The Hunger Games. Each one contains common story elements that transformed them into literary sensations. If you aspire to wr [...]