Category Archives: Helping Others Discover My Books

Two Firsts Next Week

I’m going to my first children’s book fair on 4/16. It’s in San Jose. I’m also going to my first book readings on Tuesday. It is at a school in Moraga and will be in two sessions, Pre-K through 1st … Continue reading

Posted in Book Fairs, Book Readings, children's books, Helping Others Discover My Books, Interactions with Children, Picture Books/Bedtime/Read-to-Me, Reading/Literacy, School Visits, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

One Down, One to Go

The newspaper photographer just left. He took about 100 photos. I suspect they’ll end up using one or two. I’m now headed downtown to meet the reporter for the interview. With Love, Russ  

Posted in Helping Others Discover My Books | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

What Clyde and Friends and I Have Been Up to Lately

To date, I’ve written and published eight children’s books , with several more in the works. Many more would have been written and published by now except for the fact that it costs me several hundred dollars for each one … Continue reading

Posted in children's books, children's stories, Helping Others Discover My Books, Illustrations, My Creative Process | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Exciting news for Clye and Friends

A developer of children’s apps contacted me expressing interest in using the characters from my three books featuring Clyde and his friends. We worked out the details and the adventure for me and these characters is about to begin. I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Apps For Children, Children's Books I Wrote, Children's Stories Under Development, Helping Others Discover My Books | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Good News For and EBay Fans

All my books are now available via, EBay, and, AmazonUK. You can check out my Etsy store via the link below: With Love, Russ

Posted in Helping Others Discover My Books | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Setbacks, Opportunities, Challenges, and Success

For me, writing children’s stories is fun, quick, and relatively easy. I can often write one within three to five hours–and that includes multiple drafts, and considering and incorporating the feedback of others. So far, it has taken┬áme about a … Continue reading

Posted in and Opprotunities, Helping Others Discover My Books, Self-Publishing Books | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments