Why Can't You Just Like Me?

Whether being bullied, witnessing bullying or acting like a bully, "Why Can't You Just Like Me" is written and illustrated so young children can identify one or more of the story characters and allow them to express their thoughts and feelings about the subject of bulling.

Follow in the footsteps of a young girl who is bullied every day on her way to school. Feel for her and then cheer for her as she unexpectedly finds the courage to face her bullies, express her feelings, and put her fears to rest.

Awards: 2016 1st Place Purple Dragonfly Award

An Awesome Afternoon At Apple Avenue

​Each page features a letter of the Alphabet with a colorful, captivating illustration.  Readers and listeners are sure to enjoy searching, discovering and sounding out more than 500 objects, actions, sights and sounds to..."ABC & Say".

​Take flight as busy bumble bees buzz through a once abandoned apple orchard where children gather for the First Annual Art and Adventure Assembly at Apple Avenue.  While some share fun filled adventures, others express their love of the arts with imagination and creativity in pursuit of an Artistic Achievement Award.

Awards:

2012 2nd Place Mom's Choice Award

2016 2nd Place Purple Dragonfly Award

Lukas

A young boys' imagination soars! That is until mom lovingly interrupts. "LUKAS!" At the sound of her voice he awakes, but not for long. Each task she gives sends him into a new wave of imagination. Join in and be the voice as mom helps Lukas prepare for bed time...and beyond!

Awards:

2012 2nd Place Mom's Choice Award

2016 2nd Place Purple Dragonfly Award

© 2017 by Cathy Carroll