Saturday, April 9, 2011

"H" is for "Horatio Humble Beats the Big D" & "Humberto, the Bookworm Hamster


Author: Margot E. Finke
Illustrations: Ellen Gurak

When Horatio has difficulty reading, his parents meet with the teacher to discover why. Horatio hears the words Dyslexia and Special Ed. “No way! Kids will think I’m dumb.” But go he does, and with amazing results.

Humberto, the Bookworm Hamster

Author: Mayra Calvani
Artist: Kit Grady

Humberto loves books so much; he reads all day long. His neighbors, the squirrel, the rabbit, the skunk, the hedgehog and the beaver want to become his friends, but Humberto doesn’t have time for them. He’s too busy reading! Then one day, disaster strikes and he must choose between saving his books and helping them.

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salarsenッ said...

Hi Kathy! Thanks for finding and following Writers' Ally through the A-Z challenge. Looking forward to getting to know you. I'm following through Network blogs! I'd love to hear your take on picture books, seeing how I've just finished one that's ready to submit.

Margot Finke said...

Kathy, I just got a post from
Facebook saying you are featuring my PB, Horatio Humble Beats the Big D - thanks so much mate. Much appreciated.

I am a follower, and I love your
Moving Through All Seven Days - super for moms and kids!!

Margot’s Magic Carpet - Books with a WOW factor!

Gregg said...

I like the hampster!

Gregg Metcalf
Colossians 1:28-29

Gospel-driven Disciples

Mayra Calvani said...

That photo is so CUTE! Thanks, kathy!

Susan J. Berger said...

Love the hamster picture!
Love Mayra's and Margot's writing. Looking forward to your two books