Welcome to my blog/website for Bicycle Bell Books! You'll find here a synopsis with sample illustrations for each of my nine children's books. Click on the titles above for more of both. There's a story for every season and feature the themes of friendship, love of people and nature. They will be enjoyed by 3-7 year olds and are sure to become favorites of both you and your child. Hoping you have fun looking over the books!
Monday, April 4, 2022
Monday, March 21, 2022
Springtime at City Market
Springtime pleasures are in abundance with the return of dining al fresco, excellent people watching, very fresh springtime greens grown by local growers and bright flowers coloring the entire market. Come along with Kendal and Sam for their Saturday adventure in the book CITY MARKET! The City Market remains the premier family fun experience and it's glorious in spring!
Sunday, March 20, 2022
Spring Must Be Near
The cardinals have begun singing their hearts out as they announce spring is near and I'm thinking there's no more welcome sound in the world to my ears. As prospective cardinal parents prepare for nesting and raising families, SINGING LESSONS brings all of this endearing drama to life. You'll be enchanted with the three cardinal youngsters and never think the same way about cardinals again.
Friday, March 18, 2022
Wednesday, March 2, 2022
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Good friends, Kendal and Sam, experience more fun visiting their favorite place, The City Market, while shopping for their moms. But during these pandemic times they know they must follow the safety precautions. Result: They keep themselves and everyone else safe! Come along with the boys once again as they introduce you to new shops, the Steamboat of Arabia massive paddlewheel, and ride the KC streetcar. It's easy to have fun and be safe!
Sunday, January 9, 2022
Carried by Parkville Coffee on Main Street, upstairs on the author's book shelves, and for order on Amazon, and from the link on this website.
Saturday, October 23, 2021
Ginger and Polly Leave Home
The fifth and final Ginger and Polly story is here and a must read! Legendary best friends, Ginger and Polly, sign on to Sam's offer of exploring the neighborhood on a glorious fall day. Although their expedition begins splendidly, it unravels as the day progresses. Faced with being hopelessly lost, the dogs have to decide what to do and the night time brings it's own fears and challenges. Your child will experience the Fun, the Suspense, and the heartwarming Friendship that sees the dogs safely home. Available on Amazon or click the link to the right. Preview all the Ginger and Polly stories right here!
Saturday, November 7, 2020
Friday, April 24, 2020
Ah well, the fireflies are gone until next May. But no worries, because your child and you can still revel in fireflies as you wait for their return, in this ever wondrous story.
To order 'The Fantastic Firefly Night', click the Amazon link to the right. Even when summer is over, I hope you and your child enjoy the story and the luminous illustrations, again and again.
To listen to the story with illustrations on youtube, click on the Fantastic Firefly Night heading at the top of this page!