In 2007 I painted one animal for each letter of the alphabet. This book collects all 26 paintings, along with a page showcasing each letter (in uppercase and lowercase) and the name of the... More > animal.
I also made prints of each animal, which are listed on this page: http://alec-longstreth.com/misc/misc_art/< Less
Rival twins, PK and Maddie Paine meet their eccentric Great-Aunt during a dreaded family vacation. After their Aunt Loona takes them out to fly her new kite, the twins find themselves on a wild... More > adventure in the clouds.< Less
Cornered by a junkyard dog, adrift on a log in a raging storm, hopping on a south-bound train...these are just a few of the conundrums a plucky stuffed bear by the name of Frissle and his best pal, a... More > flea named Furley, encounter on their sometimes perilous, oftentimes comical journey to find their way back to a young girl named Sarabeth.< Less
A two-in-one book, 'Daydreams & Nightdreams' is a fantasy tale that follows the dreams of two slumbering children, Adam and Evelyn, each of whom have their own story. The reader follows along as... More > each character explores their respective dreamland.
Adam is having a daydream, so in that tale the reader follows his adventure through the Land of Daydreams. Similarly, Evelyn is sleeping at night; the reader follows her on a journey through the Land of Nightdreams.
Both characters encounter four guardians, each of whom help Adam and Evelyn along in their journey so they may reach their dream's end: the Great Dream Tree, where the two dreamers come face to face with each other for the first time.< Less
BJ and the Bully is a fictional narrative which addresses the seriousness of bullying. The events and settings could have happened in any neighborhood, and are meant to provoke thought and discussion... More > about bullying from the perspectives of the bully, the bullied, and the bystanders. Furthermore, the original illustrations are purposely left without color so that this work may also serve as a therapeutic activity book. Individuals, organizations, classes, or focus groups will benefit from its contents.< Less
Get ready for fun, bub! Two stories in one is way more fun in this far-out collection of hilarious backseat beaver tales! Catch Buster The Backseat Beaver as he tries attempts to get himself some... More > breakfast, bub! Then, go on a wild adventure out in the woods with Buster and some real cool animals! Groovy, bub!< Less
Quinn looks for his missing dog Barley in Central Europe, while Barley looks for Quinn. Friendly strangers help the two along the way, as they encounter strange creatures, troublesome squirrels, and... More > wondrous landscapes. In takes a journey through half a dozen countries for the two friends to find the true meaning of home.< Less
Read a book.
Meet a boy.
Is it real or just a dream?
Katie’s everyday life suddenly turns exciting when she travels back in time and meets the boy of her dreams. Thinking of... More > nothing else, willing to leave the real world behind, she’s determined to find out if it’s all a dream or not. Returning again and again, Katie almost has her answers until one day her precious book goes missing.< Less
Half you see Half you don't is a inspirational story that will help young girls see that when they are faced with challenging circumstances they don't have to feel defeated. They can utilize their... More > trials and tribulations to motivate them to make positive changes. The story shows how people should take a non-judgemental stance in life because at any moment they could find themselves in the same predicament as someone else.< Less
Day in and day out, the harvest fields of Danvers, MA only provide endless hard labor for 17 year old Claire Proctor who desires more out of life. The longing for excitement Claire holds in her heart... More > is fulfilled when she meets a mysterious woman. With this stranger is a secret that will change her life forever. Little does this young farmer know about the deadly fate she entangles in.< Less
The prestigious Litmore Academy has sent its students on an extended field trip to Chicago. Among them are students Arisa, Gabby, and Brandon. Arisa— sweet, demure, shy, and lonely— is... More > best friends with Gabby, one of the more well-known, garrulous, and fashion-conscious girls at Litmore. Lacking confidence in her- self, Arisa prefers staying in with a good book, but Gabby will have none of it and drags her out on the town. Which is where she bumps into Brandon, the cutest and most popular guy in school. Suddenly, the Windy City is blowing the winds of change…and romance…Arisa’s way. Will she embrace them?< Less
When young Ginny gets bored at Grandpa and Grandma's house, she decides to make a giant gingerbread man in her toy oven. To her amazement, Ginny discovers the gingerbread man has come to life and... More > wants to be friends. This is a brightly colored and funny children's picture book by cartoonist Daniel Roberts.< Less
Illustration: an image such as a drawing or painting used to describe and relay a meaning to the viewer.
Alliteration: a sentence or phrase created using words of the same first letter or... More > sound.
In Illustrated & Alliterated: An Alphabet Book you will go on a colorful journey through the alphabet. A journey provided by inventive phrases paired with bright pictures.
A full glossary is provided at the end of the story to help you learn the words printed within the pages.< Less
Sarah and her dog Charlie take a wintertime adventure in the woods and discover enchanting animals, including some with special abilities and knowledge. An illustrated picture book for middle-level... More > readers and charming for all ages.< Less
The day of destruction draws near, but the 'why' remains unanswered. Until the search for six onsets of power begins. The Phoenix Clan hunt down the only things that could stop the Dark War, all... More > while facing trial of their own. Trials that test the newly forged bonds between them< Less
When the other members of the Pep Squad Mystery Club begin to disappear after a gang of vile criminals escape police custody, sisters Kristen and Kelly Hobbs jump into action. Can they manage to... More > rescue their friends and foil "THE BANK ROBBER'S REVENGE?" Pep Squad Mysteries is a series of mystery chapter book adventures aimed at preteen readers and up.< Less
Bo Bunny and the Trouble is targeted at middle-aged children to recapture storytelling in a manner that is thought-provoking and entertaining. This is the type of story that you can read and re-read... More > as a child, only to read again as an adult and have appreciation of the unique wordplay and message.
It is the last day of spring, and Bo Bunny and Rocky Rhino are filled with excitement to ask Miss Sun to stay in the sky a little bit longer so that they can have the best of days. Poor Bo and Rocky do not realize that Trouble, which may or may not really be a thing, might be trying find them because they are respectable mammals. Determined to remain respectable, Bo and Rocky avoid Trouble while also escaping the troublesome schemes of Rowdy Raccoon, Bessie Badger, and Timmy Tiger. In a quick-witted adventure, Bo Bunny and Rocky Rhino convince Miss Sun to give them a best of days, making the first day of summer the longest day of the year.< Less
High school graduate, Evelyn Tucker, has been raised solely by her father for the majority of her life. The summer after she graduates, Evelyn is forced to grin and bear it through a trip to... More > Charleston, South Carolina where she stays with her mother and sister during these grueling and tedious months. However, Evelyn begins to connect with her sister on a deeper level and get a faint understanding of what drove her family apart.
Unsatisfied with all of her new questions, a quest begins when she returns home that will lead her to discover the dirty truth about her family's past. Follow Evelyn Tucker on the biggest trip of her life where she encounters laughs, love, and a whole lot of surprises.< Less