Mysterious Malta – The wonders of an ancient Mediterranean island

Before this trip, I knew nothing about the dramatic and mysterious ancient sites of this Mediterranean island nation.  What I learned there only increased my curiosity about the cultures and capabilities of prehistoric peoples. Where I live in Montana, if you say you’re going to Malta, people assume you mean …

Made for Each Other: Why Dogs and People Are Perfect Partners

ISBN13: 9781101931042 ISBN10: 1101931043 Crown Books for Young Readers, 2018   I’m delighted with the reception for my latest dog book “Made for Each Other: Why Dogs and People Are Perfect Partners”!  I had great fun working on this project.  I got to meet lots of wonderful people and adorable dogs, and …

Dog on Board: The True Story of Eclipse, the Bus-Riding Dog

ISBN13: 9780399549885     ISBN10: 0399549889 Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers, January 2016 Have you heard of Eclipse, Seattle’s bus riding dog?  Dog on Board, tells her story.  Take a look for book details, and watch the video, from Seattle’s KOMO TV, and this one, from the King County Department of Transportation.  You’ll fall …

Dog Stories

As I scanned the shelves of old books from our family’s collection in my brother’s study, I spotted “The Fireside Book of Dog Stories.”  I had vague memories of it from childhood and was in the mood for reading shorter pieces about dogs, so I borrowed it.  Turns out this …