Monthly Archives: July 2021

US Review of Books – Awesome Review for A Penny for Your Thoughts!

Fun reminder of a lovely review

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So thrilled to receive this awesome review from the US Review of Books for A Penny for Your Thoughts.  Thank you to reviewer Michael Radon for capturing the essence…

US Review: A Penny for Your Thoughts

A Penny For Your Thoughts: Poems of Love and Loss (Feelings Into Words)
by Sherrill S. Cannon
Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co.
“For if I knew ahead of time, then I
Would live my life according to its end;
And never give the present, time to try”

This collection of poetry examines love, as so much poetry tends to do, but the perspective here is unique. That romantic euphoria and devastating heartbreak are seen as two sides of the same emotion. Split up into three sections, the first and third are polar in their approach, either bubbling with affection or profound in examining what was lost or…

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Diversity is Important in Children’s Books

Today there was a special on CBS about the importance of diversity in children’s books. I’m happy to report that my books have deliberately included characters who are similar to most children, because every child should be able to find herself/himself within the book… It’s not just the message of the words in the book, but the illustrations as well. So please take the time to look at some of the covers of my books – or read one of them to your children – and enjoy inclusion of all… 95 Awards later, more are on the way. The Golden Rule Coloring Book is now available, and your children can not only read the words but color the illustrations!! caption id=”attachment_7224″ align=”aligncenter” width=”620″] Diversity is Important![/caption]

Diversity is Important!