Monthly Archives: October 2010

Santa’s Birthday Gift book-signing at Barnes & Noble, Vestal NY on Saturday, Dec. 18th, 1-3

There will be a book-signing event at the Barnes & Noble in Vestal, NY on Saturday, Dec. 18th from 1-3 for Santa’s Birthday Gift by Sherrill S. Cannon.  Barnes & Noble also plans to have some pre-signed books on their shelves at the beginning of December.  There may be an additional book-signing on Sunday the 19th.  I hope to see lots of fans there, and to meet new ones!

Enjoy the gift of Christmas

Enjoy the gift of Christmas

                         Page from Santa's Birthday Gift

Peter and the Whimper-Whineys for Halloween

Peter and the Whimper-Whineys Video  Halloween is around the corner…Maybe your child would enjoy meeting a Whineyman (and learn to stop whining in the process!)  As a former teacher and grandmother of nine I offer thefollowing suggestion:  Frequently it helps for children to be read fun-stories that illustrate the unpleasantness of bad behavior and ways to correct it. Sometimes children don’t understand how annoying the sound of whining can be.  “Peter and the Whimper-Whineys” is a story of a little rabbit who does nothing but whine. This rhyming book should be read with alternating normal voice and whining voice, according to the character speaking. Children learn that Whimper-Whineyland is not a fun place to be, not just for all the whining and crying that goes on but for all the other unpleasant character traits exemplified!!! The book can be found on where there is the read-inside-the-book feature, as well as on

Give “Santa’s Birthday Gift” for Christmas

Santa’s Birthday Gift Video Trailer    Enjoy the gift of ChristmasNow that Christmas is approaching, please take a look at the video trailer for “Santa’s Birthday Gift” by Sherrill S. Cannon.  This book was written in response to a grandchild’s question after hearing the story of the Nativity…”But where’s Santa?”  Santa’s birthday gift to baby Jesus is the promise to bring gifts to all good boys and girls each Christmas to celebrate His birth.  Children learn the true meaning of Christmas: the celebration of the birth of the Christ Child.

Whimper-Whineyman for Halloween!

Peter and the Whimper-Whineys Video                 Halloween is just around the corner… Maybe your child would enjoy meeting a Whineyman (and learn to stop whining in the process!) Sherrill S. Cannon, Author of “Peter and the Whimper-Whineys” and “Santa’s Birthday Gift”Whimper-Whineyman! 

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Dec. 6-13, Sherrill S. Cannon Interview on

Enjoy the gift of ChristmasWhine-Stopper for KidsLinda Weaver Clarke has selected Sherrill S. Cannon for her Author Interview and Book Give-Away for the week of Dec. 6-13.  Both Santa’s Birthday Gift and Peter and the Whimper-Whineys will be featured, and a signed copy of each will be available for a drawing from all readers submitting comments about the books.  Please check out Linda’s blogsite at to see her recent interviews as well. (Thank you John Kremer for the Marketing Tip!)