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New Cheaper Way to Buy All Three Clyde Stories Via Amazon!

For lovers of Clyde the Green Giraffe who stands on his head and eats blue bananas, I’ve created a new way for you to buy and share all three Clyde stories with your loved ones and friends via Amazon.com: http://www.amazon.com/Clyde-Friends-3-Books-1/dp/1501069594/ref=sr_1_11?ie=UTF8&qid=1409949039&sr=8-11&keywords=Russ+TowneContinue reading

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Possible Name Change for the Ki-Gra Story

It just occurred to me that “Ki-Gra’s REALLY, REALLY BIG Day!” might be a much better title for the story than “Something REALLY, REALLY BIG!” Which title do you like better? With Love, Russ

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Introducing Quinn C. Train the star of “The Train Who Loved Children”

Shortly after posting the complete story of “The Train Who Loved Children” I received the concept illustration of Quinn C. Train from the illustrator, Josh McGill. He is delightful to work with and magically transforms my stories from written words … Continue reading

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“Something REALLY, REALLY BIG!” Was TOO BIG!

My Beloved (who is a teacher of young children) told me tonight that while she liked my two most recent stories “”Something REALLY, REALLY BIG” and “The Train Who Loved Children” they were too long and wordy for the attention … Continue reading

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I Admit I’m Addicted

It’s happened again. I tried to deny it. But in the harsh glare of the morning light I couldn’t ignore it any longer. I’d laid in bed for half the night in a semi-sleep/semi-conscious state thinking of characters and plots … Continue reading

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The Second New Childen’s Book Features Ki-Gra

The title of my last post mentioned Two New Children’s Books. The second one is likely to be titled “Something REALLY, REALLY, BIG!” I began the project last year but set it aside to write and publish several fiction and … Continue reading

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Two Possible New Children’s Book Projects

I’m considering creating a children’s picture book that features all three stories involving my first children’s character Clyde the Green Giraffe: Clyde and I, Clyde and I Help a Hippo to Fly, and Clyde and Hoozy Whatzadingle. Its title is … Continue reading

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