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As a former book editor, I directed dozens of books and kits from concept through completion. But my favorites are the ones I get to write myself! These are a few of the titles I've had the pleasure of authoring.

Language Learners: The Enchanted Forest
Little Red is on an adventure in the Enchanted Forest, searching for her Abuelita. Along the way, she makes new friends and introduces readers to 40+ new Spanish vocabulary words! Inspire kids to laugh and learn as they take a bilingual lift-a-flap journey with some of their favorite fairy tale characters. Featuring a fun mashup of familiar fairy tales, including Goldilocks and the Three Bears, the Three Little Pigs, and Hans and Gretel, favorite stories are intertwined to create a new, bilingual adventure. Hidden within each page are flaps with common English words that lift to reveal their Spanish translations. Parents will love this clever fairy tale lift-a-flap adventure that introduces children to their first Spanish words.

Language Learners: The Enchanted Castle
What secrets will be discovered in the Enchanted Castle? Join Belle as she unlocks all the curious mysteries of this magical castle with familiar fairy tale amigos like Snow White, Alice, Rapunzel, and Puss in Boots! Each page features hidden flaps that reveal new Spanish vocabulary words and popular phrases, along with pronunciation guides. This bilingual tale is sure to delight young readers as they lift the flaps and learn a new language. °Vamos, amigos! Letís explore the Enchanted Castle!

101 TV Shows to See Before You Grow Up
101 timeless TV shows for kids to discover and for families to watch together, all in one book. Can you watch them all?

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Iím a Pirate Captain!
Join Ryan on an unforgettable adventure on the high seas as he discovers a hidden treasure, a mysterious castaway, a friendly first mate, and more. Be part of the action with your own captainís hat, telescope, eye patch, and bandanna!

I'm a Movie Star!
Hollywood or bust! This fun package lets future glamour girls get dolled up for a stroll down the red carpet with their new friend Amanda. In this made-for-the-movies adventure, they hit the town celebrity-style in a limo, put their handprints in wet cement, and get mobbed by adoring fans. Dress Up: Iím a Movie Star gives imaginative young readers a chance to become a member of Tinsel Town with all the accessories every starlet needs: a feather boa, star-shaped sunglasses, and a faux pearl necklace.

BTW: Bangles That Wow
Jessica and Alexis are thrown together when they are assigned lab partners. Although they come from different circles, they become fast friends when Jessica shows Alexis how to make her own jewelry. As they create sparkly bangles during their study breaks, the girls learn they have more in common than they thought they did.

OMG: Ordinary Made Gorgeous
Girlfriends are the best kind of friends; they share a unique bond, and their best times are spent with each other. With this creative kit, girls can get together to read, learn, and craft side-by-side. In OMG: Ordinary Made Gorgeous, we meet two best friends who adore flipping through magazines to see all the latest looks. When they wonder how they can create their own unique sense of style, an older sister teaches the girls how to personalize and embellish plain, ordinary clothes, turning them into gorgeous, stylish creations.