Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Gruffalo, by Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Axel Scheffler

In the deep dark woods, a plucky little mouse takes a stroll, only to be ogled by every passing predator looking to make an easy meal of him.  He foils them all by inventing an imaginary protector, the gruffalo.  He’s … Continue reading

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Adventures of Three Sisters, Chapter 6, by Kathryn Cunningham

Here it is, the exciting conclusion!  The next time I post something about this story it will be to say that it is published and you can download it for free in all its glory.  Please read it and tell … Continue reading

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Merry, merry Christmas everybody!  Just to reassure any of you who are actually reading this on Christmas, I wrote this post two weeks ago and am currently enjoying a much needed break with my wonderful family.  My mid-week post is … Continue reading

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A Small Miracle, by Peter Collington

An old, lonely woman wakes on Christmas Eve with no food and no money.  After all her efforts to earn some extra cash in town fail, she turns toward home, despondent but still with enough goodness in her heart to … Continue reading

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Adventures of Three Sisters, Chapter 5, by Kathryn Cunningham

Most of you know this, but in case there are any newcomers, this is a story I have written that my oldest daughter is illustrating.  We are going to publish it on iBooks as soon as we can get it … Continue reading

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Llama Llama Holiday Drama, by Anna Dewdney

Christmas is coming soon, and it is a busy, busy time when little llama just has to hurry up and wait.  With all the shopping, baking, decorating, and present making, this little llama is overwhelmed by how much there is … Continue reading

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The Christmas Train, by Thomas S. Monson, illustrated by Dan Burr

Little Tommy finally gets a brand new electric train set this Christmas.  He watches with deep satisfaction as it goes round and round its track independently, not like his old wind up engine.  The only thing his perfect new set … Continue reading

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