The bond between 10-year-old Sarah and her Golden Retriever, Lucy, becomes critical when Sarah finds a bump on Lucy’s nose one day. What is the bump? What does it mean? What is wrong with... More > Lucy? Will Lucy be all right?< Less
What happens when the Cottontails move into an area full of Jackrabbits? The bigger Jackrabbits order the smaller Cottontails to leave. But then something happens to make the Jackrabbits realize that... More > they made a mistake.< Less
This book is a collection of photographs/postcards—then and now—of the town of Tamaqua, Pennsylvania, where I grew up. I graduated from Tamaqua Area Joint Senior High School in 1961,... More > worked for two years at the Evening Courier, a newspaper that no longer exists, then joined the U.S. Navy. Thanks to the G.I. Bill, I was able to go to Penn State and I never really returned to Tamaqua except for visits to family.
So this book is a long overdue return visit. I collected old photographs and postcards of Tamaqua from many sources and then walked around town on two days in July 2009 taking new photographs of old sites. I did not use anything other than my eyes to attempt to match the new with the old. For the most part, I shot with a 10:20 lens because I believed that only a wide-angle lens would recapture the past. The camera actually captured much more than the originals, so I then cropped to more or less match.< Less