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Meet Jeff Stone, author of Phoenix

Jeff Stone lives in the Midwest with his wife and two children and practices the martial arts daily.

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The $25,000 Flight (Totally True Adventures)
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Wesley Lowe
eBook

Can Charles Lindbergh set a world record? Follow America’s first superstar pilot in this high-flying Totally True Adventure.
 
In the 1920s, flying was brand new—and very dangerous.
A $25,000 prize for the first flight from New York to Paris went unclaimed for years. Many teams tried. And many teams... Read More
 





Let's Go Apple Picking!
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Nila Aye
Hardcover

This sweet Little Golden Book tells the story about a young girl and her grandfather picking apples together.

A grandfather and his granddaughter have a wonderful time picking apples in this sweet Little Golden Book. From enjoying a bumpy hayride to choosing the very best apples to petting cute farm animals, this... Read More
 





Let's Go Apple Picking!
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Nila Aye
eBook

This sweet Little Golden Book tells the story about a young girl and her grandfather picking apples together.

A grandfather and his granddaughter have a wonderful time picking apples in this sweet Little Golden Book. From enjoying a bumpy hayride to choosing the very best apples to petting cute farm animals, this... Read More
 





Let's Go to the Beach!
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Nila Aye
eBook

Get ready for a fun day at the beach with this Little Golden Book!

Join a young family for a fun--and funny--beach day! This Little Golden Book is perfect for boys and girls getting ready for their own day at the beach because the story mentions what to expect ("It felt like... Read More
 





Let's Go to the Beach!
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Nila Aye
Hardcover

Get ready for a fun day at the beach with this Little Golden Book!

Join a young family for a fun--and funny--beach day! This Little Golden Book is perfect for boys and girls getting ready for their own day at the beach because the story mentions what to expect ("It felt like... Read More
 





Let's Go Trick-or-Treating!
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Joanie Stone
Hardcover

A fun Halloween Little Golden Book about young twin boys going trick-or-treating.

It's Halloween! Twin bothers Nick and Toby are excited to choose their own costumes and go trick-or-treating with their parents. This Little Golden Book is perfect for young boys and girls getting ready for their own Halloween fun because the... Read More
 





Let's Go Trick-or-Treating!
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Joanie Stone
eBook

A fun Halloween Little Golden Book about young twin boys going trick-or-treating.

It's Halloween! Twin bothers Nick and Toby are excited to choose their own costumes and go trick-or-treating with their parents. This Little Golden Book is perfect for young boys and girls getting ready for their own Halloween fun because the... Read More
 





My Little Golden Book About Dogs
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Jess Golden
Hardcover

Little ones love dogs, and now they can read a Little Golden Book about them!

This lighthearted yet informative book brings to life the wonderful world of dogs. Little ones will enjoy the colorful artwork and lively descriptions of all kinds of dogs, from the Great Dane to the tiny Chihuahua. They'll... Read More
 





My Little Golden Book About Dogs
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Jess Golden
eBook

Little ones love dogs, and now they can read a Little Golden Book about them!

This lighthearted yet informative book brings to life the wonderful world of dogs. Little ones will enjoy the colorful artwork and lively descriptions of all kinds of dogs, from the Great Dane to the tiny Chihuahua. They'll... Read More
 





My Little Golden Book About George Washington
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Viviana Garofoli
Hardcover

Help your little one dream big with a Little Golden Book biography all about our first president Kamala George Washington! The perfect introduction to nonfiction for preschoolers!
 
Bright, appealing artwork and simple words introduce the youngest readers to our first president with engaging anecdotes, beginning with how young George liked... Read More
 





My Little Golden Book About Johnny Appleseed
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Genevieve Godbout
eBook

Help your little one dream big with a Little Golden Book biography all about the American hero Johnny Appleseed! The perfect introduction to nonfiction for preschoolers!

In this simple yet lively book, preschoolers will be introduced to John Chapman, better known as Johnny Appleseed. Lyrical text and bright, appealing artwork... Read More
 





My Little Golden Book About Johnny Appleseed
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Genevieve Godbout
Hardcover

Help your little one dream big with a Little Golden Book biography all about the American hero Johnny Appleseed! The perfect introduction to nonfiction for preschoolers!

In this simple yet lively book, preschoolers will be introduced to John Chapman, better known as Johnny Appleseed. Lyrical text and bright, appealing artwork... Read More
 





My Little Golden Book About George Washington
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Viviana Garofoli
eBook

Help your little one dream big with a Little Golden Book biography all about our first president Kamala George Washington! The perfect introduction to nonfiction for preschoolers!
 
Bright, appealing artwork and simple words introduce the youngest readers to our first president with engaging anecdotes, beginning with how young George liked... Read More
 





Spooky & Spookier
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Viviana Diaz
Trade Paperback

American history mixes with legend in four classic ghost tales for Step 4 early readers: a Cape Cod ghost horse that leads ships away from danger; a portrait that protests being moved within Virginia’s Shirley Plantation museum; a Colorado miner who continued to look for love even after his bones were... Read More
 





Spooky & Spookier
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Viviana Diaz
eBook

American history mixes with legend in four classic ghost tales for Step 4 early readers: a Cape Cod ghost horse that leads ships away from danger; a portrait that protests being moved within Virginia’s Shirley Plantation museum; a Colorado miner who continued to look for love even after his bones were... Read More
 





The Tale of Paul Bunyan
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Luke Flowers
eBook

This terrific tall tale is about the tallest lumberjack ever and his big blue ox!

Lumberjacks came and went, but none left their mark like the great Paul Bunyan.

This Little Golden Book shares the very entertaining and very tall tale of everyone's favorite lumberjack and his giant ox, Babe. When Paul Bunyan... Read More
 





The Tale of Paul Bunyan
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Luke Flowers
Hardcover

This terrific tall tale is about the tallest lumberjack ever and his big blue ox!

Lumberjacks came and went, but none left their mark like the great Paul Bunyan.

This Little Golden Book shares the very entertaining and very tall tale of everyone's favorite lumberjack and his giant ox, Babe. When Paul Bunyan... Read More
 





Too Many Cats
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Illustrated by Joe Mathieu
Trade Paperback

Cat after cat makes its way over the fence and into the backyard of a lady who’s looking for a little quiet to enjoy some music. There are slinky cats and stinky cats, gray cats and stray cats, but all the cats have one thing in common—they love to sing. Meow!

This... Read More
 





Too Many Dogs
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
Trade Paperback

Waggy dog, shaggy dog, doggies in a bunch. Floppy dog, sloppy dog, doggies eating lunch. Kids will love this bouncy, colorful book, bursting with every kind of dog imaginable!   Read More
 





Too Many Dogs
Written by Lori Haskins Houran
eBook

Waggy dog, shaggy dog, doggies in a bunch. Floppy dog, sloppy dog, doggies eating lunch. Kids will love this bouncy, colorful book, bursting with every kind of dog imaginable!   Read More
 

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