Meatball and Hedge Release ‘Flycatchers!’

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New book takes readers on educational adventure on wonders of fireflies.

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A fun and fascinating story, divulging a life lesson in compassion

Deborah Lomax-Reid or Meatball, author and creator of Family Bonding Books (.net) believes that discovery is an awesome experience in a child's life. "It's why 'Flycatchers!' (published by Xlibris) was written", Meatball explains. Children joyously connect with my stories of discovery and adventure, and are exposed to real-life experiences that help to exhibit problem solving skills."

This is a captivating story told through the spirit of many generations and delightfully shared by characters from Meatball and Hedge's previous books. Marta, who entertains throughout the pages of Flycatchers!, Jon of "Dinosaurs in My Basement", and Cappy of "The Dark Blue Jar" come together as a team activating their passion for fireflies.

A book for the whole family, "Flycatchers!" is an old familiar story told with a little twist, wrapping its readers in a blanket of nostalgia while being impacted by the wonder of the firefly; and the flycatcher. A fun and fascinating story, divulging a life lesson in compassion, "Flycatchers!" hints to the importance of teaching and molding young people through positive experiences. It gives its readers a lifelong lesson that will always be a significant factor in exhibiting humanity. It also compels children to understand and demonstrate this lesson throughout their lives.

The artistic contribution by Ed Hedgepeth or Hedge, makes "Flycatchers!" an irresistible addition to every child's library. The colorful and engaging illustrations are a must see for all! So! Great story along with phenomenal art make a perfect match in this delightful and rhythmically pleasing story of friendship, compassion, and decision-making. "Flycatchers!" is a rousing children's read that enlightens children to their responsibility as caretakers of nature. What story is next in this exciting series?

By Meatball and Hedge
Hardcover | 8.5x11 in | 30 pages | ISBN 9781514410349
Softcover | 8.5x11 in | 30 pages | ISBN 9781514410363
E-Book | 30 pages | ISBN 9781514410356
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
In the 3 years since her retirement Deborah Lomax-Reid has published three books. It is an indication of her determination and passion to entertain her audience, young and young at heart, through familiar experiences. She encourages families to connect and bond through the joy of reading.

Xlibris Publishing, an Author Solutions, LLC imprint, is a self-publishing services provider created in 1997 by authors, for authors. By focusing on the needs of creative writers and artists and adopting the latest print-on-demand publishing technology and strategies, we provide expert publishing services with direct and personal access to quality publication in hardcover, trade paperback, custom leather-bound and full-color formats. To date, Xlibris has helped to publish more than 60,000 titles. For more information, visit or call 1-888-795-4274 to receive a free publishing guide. Follow us @XlibrisPub on Twitter for the latest news.

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