Category Archives: Clyde

Characters Going on a Field Trip

Clyde the Green Giraffe, Hoozy Whatzadingle, Wilbur the Duck Who Flew Upside Down, and Rusty Bear are going on a field trip. I’m tagging along to make sure they behave. Hopefully, they (rather than me) will be among the ones hanging … Continue reading

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How Funny the World Would Be

How Funny the World Would Be I’m pleased to announce that my latest book, A Day in the Shade of a Tickletoe Tree has just been released as an eBook and in hardcover and softcover formats! Clyde the Green Giraffe … Continue reading

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My Most Popular Titles

In response to a question I saw earlier, my most popular titles and formats at the book fairs were, The Duck Who Flew Upside Down (hardcover/HC), Misty Zebracorn (HC), Clyde and I (HC), and Clyde and I: 3 Books in 1 (softcover/SC). With … Continue reading

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Updates on Two Book Projects

I plan to release my next two children’s books by the end of April. “A Day in the Shade of a Tickletoe Tree” features my friend Clyde the Green Giraffe and his buddy Marty McDinkle. They think how weird the … Continue reading

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How Funny the World Would Be

Please see the opportunity to be a Beta Reader for this story after this short excerpt. A Day in the Shade Of a Tickletoe Tree By Russ Towne One day in the shade of a Tickletoe Tree Clyde and I slurped … Continue reading

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Tickletoe Tree Thoughts

  I believe a while back I shared some lines from a book I’m considering publishing titled A Day in the Shade of a Tickletoe Tree. The first four lines began as: “One day in the shade of a Tickletoe Tree … Continue reading

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Blossom the Butterfly and Clyde the Green Giraffe

http://childrenreadytolearn.com/blossom-and-walter/blossom-reads-to-you/ This link takes you to videos featuring Pamela Beckford (aka Blossom the Butterfly) reading all three of my Clyde stories, and books from other writers. The shows can also be seen on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UComcyobVdFKg2FzBT0m5W8g This is all part of efforts to increase … Continue reading

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