Tag Archives: Children’s Literacy

I love the mind of dogs and I find them fascinating to watch. Sometimes I feel as if I can understand exactly what they are thinking!  I wrote my book, “A Dog Needs a Bone,” from  a dog’s point of … Continue reading

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The Circus Helped Me Become A writer

My first memories are of Sarasota, Florida in the winter quarters of the Ringling Brothers’ Circus. I was one year old and remember it vividly. My father, an art student, was making extra income by repainting circus murals. Spanish became … Continue reading

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DUFFY TIME

Designing and illustrating children’s books takes longer than most people think. The process of creating my newest book, BLUE SKY, (Scholastic, Spring 20011) stretched into seven months of fun time. I used colored pencils on colorful pastel paper as the … Continue reading

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Audrey’s Message

I am often asked, do you write with a message in mind? Do you try to teach children about any particular subject or issue? The answer to that question is absolutely not. As an author of children’s literature, I have … Continue reading

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