Our books connect kids to today's environmental and social issues in a positive way to inspire them to think creatively, take action and be the problem solvers to keep our planet sustainable for people, animals and plants.
Our books are written for families with budding young nature enthusiasts and activists, for use in K-12 climate change curricula, or in English Language Arts (ELA) or English as a Second Language (ESL) programs.
Our books combine thoughtful and fun stories with facts on environmental and social topics and hand drawn images. They include a glossary and bibliography. All profits go to environmental and social causes.
A persistent little girl, with no English skills, and a bird, building her nest while facing a severe storm, cross paths as they work to achieve their goals. Slowly but surely with persistence, resilience, and hope, they both succeed.
“An inspirational story! The juxtaposition of the hummingbird's struggle with Mia's struggles is unique and I feel that kids will be able to relate to it."
NEW! A young girl loves the tide pools that she sees on her runs by the oceans, but one day notices garbage amongst the colorful creatures she finds there. Along the beach she meets conservationists cleaning up the beach who educate her about the dangers that trash pose to ocean life. She decides to help also.
"Gives children hope of making a difference."
Throughout her 38 year career, as an architect and researcher, her focus was on the environment. She led work nationally and internationally on sustainable and energy efficient buildings and communities and won many awards. She enjoys travel, the outdoors, volunteers as a mentor and studies French and illustration.