Friday, March 9, 2012

Kindle Fire, Meeting Brian Jacques, My Distinguished Flying Cross, St Patrick's Day & More

Quickly find Kindle Fire editions of my picture books: Mark your calendar: On April 24, Brian Jacques' last book, The Rogue Crew, is coming out in paperback. My family and I met Brian during what I believe was his last U.S. tour. He talked with us and signed books for my son who was a huge Redwall fan. After meeting Brian, I wrote a tribute to him and his books ( I have an upcoming feature article about Brian.

A friend just sent me a high-res picture of the distinguished flying cross, which I was awarded in the Persian Gulf War. Came out very nicely, and I've posted it on my Facebook wall (

Love St Patrick's Day? St Patrick's Day Screensaver for Windows. Download the installer file ( and then double-click to install the screensaver. If you don't want to use the s...elf-installing executable file, download the screensaver file ( instead and then double-click this file to use as a screensaver. The screensaver is customizable.
More St. Patrick's Day fun? Sure...

A new picture book to share: How Many Fish Colors (A Silly Picture Book about colors) Got Fish?
Dance as if no one were watching,
Sing as if no one were listening,
And live every day as if it were your last.

 Thanks for reading! Until next time,
Robert Stanek