Nick & Knobby Series

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NICK MEETS KNOBBY

In this first story of a series of eight called the “Adventures of Nick & Knobby,” Nick rescues a dog who used to be part of an animal act. Nick plays the bass drum in the school band, and Knobby, his new dog, has a tail with a knob at the end that looks like […]

Featured Stories

GHOST-OF-FOX

GHOST OF THE FOX PART ONE

What an exciting way to be introduced to the “Father of our country,” George Washington. This story is about the great victory attained by the brave men of the American Continental Army at the “Battle of Trenton,”. The first part is historical nonfiction, that continues without a break into … [Read More...]

THE-LITTLE-HEROINE

THE LITTLE HEROINE

Years of possible bondage at a secret silver mine for the men of a village in old Mexico is thwarted from an unlikely source.   The outcome for the kidnappers is not what they’d expected, as the bravery and heroics of a little girl called Maria comes into play. … [Read More...]

THE-WONDROUS-VOICES

THE WOUNDROUS VOICES

Who ever heard of anyone singing all four voices: soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor and baritone? Such a person existed, a shepherd in the mountains of eastern Italy. Deep in his throat is his vocal cord family, Maria, Mimi, Roberto, and Carlos as his sole companions, singing the night away. How could … [Read More...]

Stories in Rhyme

WHERE'S-WOODY

WHERE’S WOODY

Who is the true leader of the orchestra? We all think it’s the conductor. … [Read More...]

THE-MAD-CONDUCTOR

THE MAD CONDUCTOR

Hugo Von Flugel is not your ordinary beginning school band director, but a … [Read More...]

THE-BAND-BUSTERS

THE BAND BUSTERS

Pride, destruction, and pathos threads through this calamitous story. This … [Read More...]

BABYBEARS-MEET-THE-BAND

BABYBEARS MEET THE BAND

What a great way to be introduced to the instruments of the band. It’s … [Read More...]

Inspirational

THE-SILENT-FLUTE

THE SILENT FLUTE

The courage of a 10-year-old girl, who knows she’s going to die of … [Read More...]

THE-OLD-HOUSE-ON-THE-HIL

THE OLD HOUSE ON THE HILL

Did driving by an abandoned and weathered old house in the countryside … [Read More...]

SLUSHY-BEATS-THE-ODDS

SLUSHY BEATS THE ODDS

What a nightmare for Slushy the trombone! Going from the All-Star City … [Read More...]

REACHING-FOR-A-STAR

REACHING FOR A STAR

Who would turn down an offer of free lessons from Madam Gulenka to … [Read More...]