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Taz & The Big Flappy Thing

Posted by on Feb 28, 2018

Rescue Animal Series Book #5 – Easy Reader Ages 8-10 A rescued, registered Hackney named Taz learns about flags and realizes that big flappy things can be harmless. Based on actual events, this super smart rescue horse trains for the Veteran’s Day Parade. The flag is not scary any more, but what about the crowded streets, a marching band, strange animals called mules, tap-dancers, and those horrible floaty things? It’s enough to make a well-behaved horse go bonkers! Read about Taz as he navigates the Veteran’s Day parade route through downtown Amarillo. Beginning vocabulary for emerging readers at 3rd/4th grade level, ages 8-10. Includes Fun Fact sections about Veteran’s Day and the United States flag. In collaboration with Stephanie Nelson Tuey, owner/trainer. Layout, formatting and book cover design by http://gessertbooks.com 40 pages, color photo illustrations Print ISBN 978-0-998810133 eBook...

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Flash The Story of Me

Posted by on Feb 28, 2018

FLASH: The Story of Me Available March 2018 Book # 6, Rescue Animal Series Easy Reader Ages 8-10 eBook and Print formats What would you do if your family moved away and left you behind? If you were a horse, could you learn to trust again? What would you do if strange noises were everywhere, but you had to stand perfectly still? If you were a horse, could you do it? Based on the true story about a registered Tennessee Walker, rescue horse who is adopted from Dove Creek Equine Rescue. Read about Flash’s adoption and training to help him overcome fear of noises which enabled him to star in an outdoor musical drama over one long, hot summer. You’ll be inspired by their story.   Flash: The Story of Me by Natalie Bright In collaboration with Christie Shippy...

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WWA Cookbook

Posted by on Aug 28, 2017

    Maw’s Cherry Salad, Page 67 ~ This cherry salad recipe is from my grandmother who made this sweet, fluffy creation every holiday which we celebrated on the farm at Lockney, Texas. If Mom wasn’t watching, I filled up half my plate. Maw always served this dish as a side with the turkey and ham, and I now own the bowl she served it in. I have also created a lower calorie version which is included in this book. Western Writers of America is a writing organization founded in 1953 to promote the literature of the American West. With over 600 members from all over the U.S. and other countries, we are united by our obsession for the American West. Our work is varied, including songs, poems, screen plays, fiction, historical analysis, mysteries, romances, and biographies. In addition...

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Hangin Day

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017

Book #1 TROUBLE IN TEXAS Series            Western Adventure for Middle Grades Find a missing horse. Save an innocent teacher. Dodge the Sheriff.  There’s a mystery to solve and someone stole a horse. Nothing much going on in this book; just another day in the Wild West.   An Epic Texas Western Tale for Ages 7-10 A fun read-aloud for the whole family. eBook Special Only $3.99 eBook ISBN 978-0-9988101-0-2 $3.99 Print ISBN 978-0-9988101-1-9 $7.99 Age Range: 6 – 12 years Grade Level: 3 – 5 Series: Trouble In Texas Paperback: 124 pages Publisher: NKB Books LLC (May 22, 2017) Language: English ISBN-10: 0998810118 ISBN-13: 978-0998810119 Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.3 x 8 inches Book Cover  design by  Meghan Hale Graphic Designer Formatting by Phillip Gessert of GessertBooks.com Set in 1887 in the dusty town of Justice, Texas, this western kid’s book is a...

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Flash & Friends

Posted by on Oct 17, 2016

  Nonfiction, Photo Illustrated Picture Book Only $3.99 Amazon Kindle eBook Format with High Res photos compatible with iPads, iPhones, computers. Due to the file size, may not be suitable for some eReaders. File Size: 9831 KB Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited Publication Date: December 1, 2016 Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC Language: English ASIN: B01LYERDS0  Take a peek inside Flash’s family scrapbook! Full color, photo-illustrated 32-page, nonfiction eBook. Flash shares details about his life and work in this very personal scrapbook. Find out where he lives, meet his corral mates, and follow him along as he works in Christie’s outreach program. Vivid color photos give readers a glimpse into the world of this spotted horse. See Christie and Flash ride the rime trail in Palo Duro Canyon State Park, get to know the other horses in the equine outreach program,...

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Flash and Christie: Their Story Continues!

Posted by on Sep 20, 2016

Book 3 Rescue Animal Series, Nonfiction Photo-Illustrated Picture Book This eBook Format contains High Res photos compatible with iPads, iPhones, computers. Due to the file size, may not be suitable for some eReaders. File Size: 7597 KB Print Length: 31 pages Publication Date: October 21, 2016 Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC Language: English ASIN: B01LYEAKFY In the second book about Flash, horse and trainer form an unbreakable bond as Christie learns about the incredible spotted horse. In Book 3 of the Rescue Animal Series, the beautiful spotted horse is adopted and moves to live with Christie. Realizing he has great potential, Christie tirelessly works with the willful horse to overcome his greatest fear: noise. Through the enduring process, horse and trainer form an unbreakable bond. It’s a story about second chances, and how change can bring great new beginnings even for a horse.  Sign up...

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