“I’m not too young. I’m not too small. I’m Mighty Frog and I’ll stand tall!”
Itty Bitty frog dreamed a big frog dream. Others tried to stop him with their sneaky scheme. Bitty kept believing and helped others believe too. Now he’s hailed as hero in the land of TCU.
Join Bitty Frog, the young son of TCU’s mascot SuperFrog, as he endeavors to follow in his father’s footsteps amidst bullies and joy robbers. A Frog Story is written to inspire people of all generations to engage in conversations about avoiding the pitfalls of dream stealers.
Come closer, dear friends, and scratch my back. They both were jerked in and fell lickety-splat! They rollicked and frolicked until Tony Pony neighed, “Peggy Piggy, you weren’t honest. That’s NOT how friends play.”
“Lets Talk About It” questions follow story for further discussion.
Peggy Piggy suffers from a self-induced “truth deficit.” Her numerous schemes are devised to trick her friends into doing her will.
When her lies result in a loving confrontation, she chooses to respond in brokenness and repentance. Her friends quickly forgive and surprise her by doing the very thing she wanted in the first place!
“I heard a chirp, a cheep, a howl and a moo.
A whoop, a croak, a squeal and a coo. Are you the one making all of those sounds? Or are we in the jungle with animals all around?”
Noah’s imagination leads to many animal impersonations as he hides from his parents and grandparents. They play the game as he transitions from one animal to the next in a pretend game of hide and seek.
But when his daddy announces that he can’t find Noah to take him to the zoo, Noah suddenly transforms back into a ‘big boy’ so that he doesn’t miss his chance to go to the zoo!
The Happy Way to Play
Vickie Chickie led a perfectly preoccupied, pristine life until…the day she met Rickey Chickie and his rowdy dowdy friends. She winced as she watched them play in the dirt with their rag tag toys.
“Don’t they know that these aren’t toys – they’re only made of trash?
Rinky-dinky, willy-nilly…not worth a single cent of cash.
Her “judgey” chitter-chatter was drowned out by their pure joy.
It was clear that they were happy without razzle dazzle toys.”
The longer she watched, the more she wanted to join them. Can this prissy missy change and be palsy walsy with the rough ‘n tumble chicks next door?
The Secret Life of Carson Riley
On the outside, Carson seems like every other boy in his neighborhood. But he keeps a secret that even his family doesn’t know.
When darkness falls, Carson slings his cape over his shoulders and with fierce, determined grit, begins his global search for people in distress.
And bad guys everywhere shake and shudder at the sound of this superhero’s name.
Captain Freeze, they call him, righter of wrongs, champion of justice and all around nice guy!
He may be a kid but he’s got the courage of a lion and the heart of a puppy dog.
Come along with me and watch Captain Freeze do what he does best - rescue victims and put the freeze on bad guys around the world.
Darkness Couldn't Hold Her
A series of cataclysmic events rocked young Bethany’s world; sending her out onto the dangerous streets late one night in search of an escape from her turbulent home life. Her plan was to be gone just long enough to worry and punish her mother for her hateful, heartless words and her failure to protect her from her seedy boyfriend.
She never considered the possibility of being prevented from returning home, nor could she have foreseen the perils of street life. As her world grew darker and events spiraled out of control, Bethany fought to keep her sense of identity and dignity alive. But preserving her fierce hope while staying vigilant to find a way of escape proved to be daunting.
Bethany had traded hell at home for hell on the streets and ultimately, hell in a trafficking ring. Though her body was easily overpowered, Bethany’s relentless determination to save herself and the other girls empowered her until...
A Roundabout Way to Heaven
Look for this heartwarming book to be released in Spring 2017!
“Daughters, by the time you read this, I’ll be long gone on the train to Atlantic City…”
The great financial crash of 1929 created unprecedented pandemonium; men abandoned their families, emotional breakdowns put a strain on sanitarium beds and suicides increased.
Without their parents and with scant resources, four beautiful teenage sisters rode out the tumultuous 1930s in the small southern town of Apple Springs.
Stella – fierce, protective and opinionated, assumed the role of caretaker. Dixie - contemplative, analytical and strategic, became the family’s problem solver. Pearlene – hopeful, impulsive and zany, created desperately needed laughter. And Tallulah, the youngest, innocent and vulnerable until a wealthy benefactor silently torments her with a pernicious secret that greatly aids her sisters.
The town’s clandestine society of jealous gossipmongers is determined to root out all forms of debauchery in their beloved town. They make the gorgeous Fanning sisters their #1 target. However, throughout the course of their self-appointed investigation, they are stunned to discover scandalous promiscuity in their own church.
But the heinous controversy that has yet to be uncovered has the power to shatter and obliterate the lives of many unsuspecting townspeople.