The Little Lamb of Bethlehem

Today, I’m sharing with you my very favourite Christmas book that I absolutely loved as a child. It went everywhere with me! As you can see – it’s been very well read! Anyone who I could get to read it … Continue reading

‘Twas the Evening of Christmas

A few weeks ago, I promised to share a peek inside my newest children’s picture book, ‘Twas the Evening of Christmas, a Nativity story told in rhyme that mimics Clement C Moore’s classic tale. Publisher’s Weekly describes Russian born Elena Selivanova’s illustrations … Continue reading

Announcing the Arrival of Snuggle Time Christmas!

Look what arrived on my doorstep a few days ago: the first copy of Snuggle Time Christmas, coming to a bookstore near you on October 3rd! This padded cover board book featuring foil and glitter and two cute camels on … Continue reading

A Five Book Giveaway!

One of the most exciting events in the life a children’s book author is the day your soon-to-be-released book arrives in the mail. You’ve seen a sneak peek, you know what the cover looks like, you’ve had an early glimpse … Continue reading

God’s Gift: Book Review

God’s Gift is the fifth book of Lee Ann Mancini’s award-winning Adventures of the Sea Kids children’s book series. Beautifully illustrated by Dan Short, this book helps children explore the differences and similarities between Christmas and Hanukkah.  Masterfully addressed, Mancini offers … Continue reading