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never lonely 

Illustrated by ian durneen

Picture book for freshwater lovers

picture book length and vocabulary


2022 Purple Dragonfly Book Award Winner Honorable Mention Animal/pets

honorable mention Green/Environmental


Dr. Brainchild & Radar

 A Popcorn Discovery 

Illustrated by Laura Acosta

Picture book for creative inventors

How to solve an experiment


2019 Purple Dragonfly Book Award Winner Honorable Mention STEM

2018 Finalist Best Book Awards: Children's Education

2018 Authors on the Air Best Children's Book

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Hear the River Dammed

 Poems From the Edge of the Mississippi  

 connecting to water

nature poetry 

2017 Nature Conservation Award: Living Now

2017 BEA Award: Poetry

2017 Silver Nautilus Award: Poetry


Beaver's Pond Press

Cover of Hear the River Dammed



A Child's Tale of Grief, Loss & Love

Illustrated by Ian Durneen

Journey through grief

Children and healing

2016 New Apple Award: Parenting

2016 Nautilus Award: Middle Grade Non-Fiction


Cover of Charlie


A Child's Guide to Knowing Names of Nature

Illustrated by Ian Durneen

Biology's living kingdoms

Taxonomy--the order of organisms

​2015 New Apple Award: Non-Fiction

2015 New Apple Award: Best Overall Cover


Cover of Eukarya
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