Hello! I’m Christina. I write books for kids ranging in age from 2 to 12. Most of my books are about animals, plants, natural history, and science, though if you hop up to the menu bar and check out my books, you’ll find that other topics sometimes nose their way in, too. I hope you enjoy the pictures and other features on my website.
A) I cannot believe it has been a year since I last added anything to this blog. B) I cannot believe that, like the last entry, it involves rescuing a small creature from our two lumbering dogs. This time, I found both dogs standing stockstill on the deck, one pointing east and one pointing west,… Continue reading 2 Big Dogs + 1 Tiny Mouse
What do you like to do after school or work ends for the day? If it’s nice out, I usually like to go for a walk with my dogs. Today, however, I decided to wander around the garden and see what was blooming and what little creatures might be stirring in the flowers and under… Continue reading We Rescued a Bunny!
At long last the soil has warmed up enough to plant dahlias. Every fall, after the flowers’ fireworks display of color is long gone, I dig up the tubers before the soil gets cold and soggy and tuck them to sleep in a laundry basket filled with peat moss in the garage. Come spring, I… Continue reading The Sneaky Squirrel and the Sunflower Seeds
I’ve written more than 200 books. Many of them are about animals, habitats, and natural history. Featured on this page are some of my most recent publications.