Ocala, FL (PRWEB) June 7, 2006
Children's radio personalities Robin And The Giant have released a 572 page collection of short stories for children and young adults titled, "The Gift Of The Barking Frog And Other Gifts From The Heart" (ISBN: 978-1-4116-1545-8).
This is a collection of 56 original short stories written by Robin And The Giant (aka Robin MacBlane and Larry Whitler) for children and "other deep thinkers".
"The Gift Of The Barking Frog And Other Gifts From The Heart" is packed with enjoyable stories for children, young adults, and adults. Each story was written for the Robin And The Giant radio program and can be read aloud in 15 minutes to a half hour.
The book includes some of their most popular stories such as "A Jelly Jar Mint Of Belly Button Lint", a fun story with an important lesson about the absurdity of possessiveness; "Similar Differences", a story about two children who are brought up in vastly different cultures who meet unexpectedly through an unfortunate circumstance; "Aegir And Melina", a touching story about the love between a girl and her dolphin and the thought that they may have to part one day; A fun story titled "School Lunch Versus Lunch From Home" that settles the age old question about which lunch is better; A detective story that peaks the curiosity of two children who want to find out where the birds go when the seasons change titled "The Mystery Of The Missing Birds"; and "The Kingdom Of The Read King", a story about an entire town learning to expand their talents through the knowledge they gain while reading books.
"The Gift Of The Barking Frog And Other Gifts From The Heart" is a treasure perfect for children, home schoolers, school libraries, doctor's offices, trains, planes, automobiles, and even picnics!
Link to website: http://www.lulu.com/quillandkeyboard