​​​​​​ELIZA BING IS (NOT) A STAR  - Holiday House (2018)

Sequel TO ELIZA BING IS (NOT) A BIG, FAT QUITTER        BUY HERE

For readers 8-12 yrs.


*11-year-old Eliza, a girl with ADHD, joins the school play in order to stay close to her best friend and all kinds of drama happens. (Pun intended.)


EDUCATORS' GUIDE         Read an excerpt HERE





ELIZA BING IS (NOT) A BIG, FAT QUITTER  - HOLIDAY HOUSE (2014)

For readers 7-11 yrs.              BUY HERE


A Junior Library Guild selection, 2015 Christopher Award winner, a 2017-18 Choose To Read Ohio selection, and nominated for four state awards: Oklahoma Library Association's 2017 Sequoyah Book Award, Pennsylvania School Libraries Association's Young Reader's Choice Award for 2016-17, the 2016-17 Arkansas Charlie May Simon Book Award, and South Carolina's Children's Book Award


*An 11-year-old girl with ADHD takes up taekwondo in order to prove she's not a quitter. 


EDUCATORS' GUIDE    Read an excerpt HERE         




AVIATION: COOL WOMEN WHO FLY - Nomad Press (2016)

For readers 9-12 yrs.     BUY HERE


*A brief history of aviation and profiles of three women currently in the field.


To download a sample from the publisher, go HERE.

EDUCATOR'S GUDE 



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TO THE STARS! THE FIRST AMERICAN WOMAN TO WALK IN SPACE - Charlesbridge (2016)

Co-authored with Dr. Kathy Sullivan     Illustrated by Nicole Wong           BUY HERE

For readers 5-8yrs.


2017 Amelia Bloomer list, featured in the School Library Journal and on A Might Girl, recommended by the National Science Teachers Association


*The picture book biography of Dr. Kathy Sullivan, the first American woman to walk in space. 


EDUCATORS' GUIDE




EXPLORE ELECTRICITY! - Nomad Press (2013)

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*For readers 6-9 yrs. Engaging information and 25 fun projects and experiments.


EDUCATOR'S GUIDE 





GREAT ANCIENT EGYPT PROJECTS YOU CAN BUILD YOURSELF - Nomad Press (2006)

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*For readers 9-12 yrs. Learn about Ancient Egypt with 25 fun projects and games. 



 




AMAZING BEN FRANKLIN INVENTIONS YOU CAN BUILD YOURSELF - Nomad Press (2007)

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*For readers 9-12 yrs. Learn about the amazing Benjamin Franklin. Includes 25 projects, games, and experiments. 






SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD - Nomad Press (2011)

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*For readers 9-12 yrs. Explore the seven ancient and modern wonders of the world. Includes 20 projects and activities. 







EXPLORE ANCIENT ROME!  - Nomad Press (2008)

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*For readers 7-10 yrs. Learn about Ancient Rome with 25 projects, activities and experiments. 







EXPLORE ACIENT EGYPT! - Nomad Press (2008)

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*For readers 7-10 yrs. Learn about Ancient Egypt with 25 projects, activities and experiments. 







EXPLORE ANCIENT GREECE! - Nomad Press (2008)

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*For readers 7-10 yrs. Learn about Ancient Greece with 25 projects, activities and experiments.









AMAZING ARTIC AND ANTARCTIC PROJECTS YOU CAN BUILD YOURSELF -Nomad Press (2008)

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HOW TO HANDLE SCHOOL SNAFUS: A GO PARENTS! GUIDE - Nomad Press (2004)

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WRITING CLUB: A YEAR OF WRITING WORKSHOPS - Linworth Publishing (2003)

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*A collection of writing workshops for teachers and parents. 








WRITING CLUB 2: A YEAR OF WRITING WORKSHOPS - Linworth Publishing (2005)

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*A collection of writing workshops for teachers and parents. 





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