Old Virtues

New Stories™

 

When you can't see clearly life gets rather confusing. The same is true for this young boy.

Presented in rhyming text, this humorous and lighthearted picture book gets into the fears and concerns of most all children who are about to take their first trip to the ophthalmologist and their first pair of glasses. 

• 32 pages

• full-color

• Target age: 4 through 8

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There's nothing like a steaming bowl of soup in autumn to warm you up both inside and out... except when it could use a pinch of salt.

Book one in the family friendly Sheepford & Oxley series.

• 1800+ word count

• full-color

• Target age: 4 through 8

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A pastoral picnic alongside a sweet little pond floating wax paper boats--does it get any more lovely? When the little boats won't race, Oxley is determined to make them.

Book two in the family friendly Sheepford & Oxley series.

• 2300+ words

• full-color

• Target age: 4 through 8

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On one of the hottest days of summer,  Sheepford & Oxley try experimenting with reverse psychology to cool themselves down.

Book three in the family friendly Sheepford & Oxley series.

• 900+ words

• full-color

• Target age: 4 through 8

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The drab colors of late winter are making Sheepford quite blue. With a little food coloring, the friends set out to spruce up the tired snow but when should they quit?

Book four in the family friendly Sheepford & Oxley series.

• 2600+ words

• full-color

• Target age: 5 through 8

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Helping out the little hungry sparrows mid-winter proves to be harder than it might seem, when Sheepford and Oxley set out to make peanut butter pine cones for the birds to eat.

Book five in the family friendly Sheepford & Oxley series.

• 2200+ words

• full-color

• Target age: 5 through 8

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An  over abundance of zucchini from Sheepford's garden is a challenge to manage and requires creativity in order to share them all.

Book six in the family friendly Sheepford & Oxley series.

• 2200+ words

• full-color

• Target age: 5 through 8

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Oxley struggles with how to begin his painting while Sheepford wants to try out his complicated new camera.

Book seven in the family friendly Sheepford & Oxley series.

• 3300+ words

• full-color

• Target age: 5 through 8

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A collection of books 1–7 bundled together. All the fun of the Sheepford & Oxley series into one ebook at a discounted price!

 

The Sheepford & Oxley series is a set of warm and endearing stories about friendship told through the humorous endeavors of a sheep and an ox. Amidst their tranquil country homes, the two friends' small troubles are often compounded by their own efforts to solve them.  Yet, through their love and patience for one another, their troubles are commonly resolved, not always as expected, but always for the good of each other.

 

• full-color

• Target age: 5 through 8

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Monsters on Wheels!

"There are monsters in my town.
My, they really get around!"

 

This rhyming picture ebook is a playful romp around the neighborhood with monsters riding all sorts of vehicles. With a bit of practice, their skills begin to increase... along with the scrapes and bruises.


A great early reader for boys & girls alike--especially for those who would rather be outside riding on their own set of wheels!

 

• full-color

• Target age: 4 through 8

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