Stories by Don Hoffman

Imprints

Featuring early-concept, board and picture books that tell stories and begin that all important journey of life-long learning [For ages 0-5]

The only imprint of its kind, featuring early concept, pop-up, nonfiction, board and picture books, folk and fairy tales that celebrate families and loving relationships within the LGBTQ community [For ages 0-10]

Titles in the categories of folk tales, fairy tales; pop-up, novelty, and picture books; and easy-concept non-fiction [For ages 4-10]

The Lonely Boats

The Lonely Boats

Michael hears a story about Garth who built two boats and named them Kitty and Lou. When a hurricane threatens the villagers, Kitty and Lou spring into action carrying the villagers to safety. When they lose track of each other while rescuing the town, Garth helps Lou find Kitty. The Lonely Boats teaches the importance of friendship, teamwork and loyalty.

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The Puppy Adventures of Sparky the Fire Dog Coloring Book

The Puppy Adventures of Sparky the Fire Dog Coloring Book

Let your child use their own imagination and creativity as they explore the farm where Sparky grew up, and the fun places where his brothers and sisters find ways to help others.

Coming July of 2017

The Puppy Adventures of Sparky the Fire Dog

The Puppy Adventures of Sparky the Fire Dog

Meet all the puppies in Sparky’s family and see the exciting new places where they live. We all know that Sparky grows up to be a trusted fire dog at Fire Station Number 5. Now you can learn how Sparky was born on a farm as one of twelve puppies in a litter. All of the puppies loved the farm, but as they grew up they each found a home, a special job, and family of their own.

Coming July of 2017

Sparky the Fire Dog

Sparky the Fire Dog

Follow Sparky as he teaches fire safety to a group of little animals—and has some fun along the way!  Meet Sparky. This adorable Dalmatian puppy is an important member of the team at the fire station. But he’s more than just a cute character: Sparky is the official spokesdog for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), and what he has to say can save lives.

Coming June of 2017

Happy Thanksgiving Hammy

Happy Thanksgiving Hammy

In Happy Thanksgiving Hammy, little Jesse is thankful and happy for all the wonderful people and events in his life, from family members and friends, to school and playtime.  A simple and moving message that helps children to think about what they have to be thankful for in their homes and lives.

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Double Trouble on Halloween

Double Trouble on Halloween

Twins Freddie and Teddy create chaos on Halloween as they gleefully scare their household. When they go trick-or-treating, the twins forget to say thank you for treats as their Mom asked them to. When they get to their Uncle Ernie’s house, they get a scary surprise! Double Trouble on Halloween shows children that being polite is nothing to be afraid of!

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Find Your Music

Find Your Music

The rainbow people, play beautiful music on instruments like the flute, the tuba and drums. Little Roy G. Biv, doesn’t have a talent for playing a musical instrument, but his dancing and love for music show that he has a gift for rhythm.

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Tony the Ferry Riding Pigeon

Tony the Ferry Riding Pigeon

Readers will marvel at Tony’s dedication, loyalty, bravery and devotion. The story’s focus on the power of relationships will bring readers back again and again.

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Good Morning, Good Night Billy and Abigail

Good Morning, Good Night Billy and Abigail

Billy and Abigail are self-esteem boosters, sharing independence and confidence with spunk and pride. Children relate to this delightful pair as they greet the day and say “good night.”

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A Counting Book with Billy and Abigail

A Counting Book with Billy and Abigail

Come along with us on a counting adventure! Billy and Abigail show how useful and fun it is to count from 1 to 10. They count things they discover right outside their door, like squirrels, acorns, rocks and more.

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Turbo and Tuxedo

Turbo and Tuxedo

A tale about a loveable Bulldog with a huge heart looking for a friend in a big, busy city. Beautifully illustrated in watercolors beautiful enough for framing.  Written for early readers, this treasure will delight all ages.

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Billy Is A Big Boy

Billy Is A Big Boy

Focusing on specific developmental milestones that children identify with and take pride in, this colorful book follows Billy through the significant changes in a child’s first years.

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Abigail is a Big Girl

Abigail is a Big Girl

Abigail is growing up—from using the big potty to saying “please” and “thank you.” This charming book captures those important milestones that mark a child’s first years, as well as manners and childhood achievements.

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A Very Special Snowflake

A Very Special Snowflake

On a snowy winter day, Jeff and Veronica take their new puppy out for a game of catch. But Snowflake soon disappears! Her white fur blends right into a mound of snow. The neighbors try to help while Snowflake plays a game of hide-and-seek with the reader!

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