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Reviews of The Intersection of Daydream and Driving Slow

"Penny Sidoli has brought out her best with this collection of wildly original tales packed with descriptions of the broad landscape of the American West and lively characters who jump off the page into your heart."

"Light and wise."  

"Opens the imagination."

 

 

The Last Bear In Santa Barbara

A book for kids who like adventure, time travel and a bit of history
Available at The Book Den and on Amazon

Book Cover for The Last Bear In Santa Barbara

The Last Bear In Santa Barbara


Cubby says:
The Last Bear In Santa Barbara was written especially for 3rd and 4th graders. This is
an exciting story about two Santa Barbara children who slip back in time to 1853 
to help a pioneer kid rescue a bear cub from the clutches of a bear-hunter.

What kids say about The Last Bear In Santa Barbara
"It was a great book." --- Spike, the kid in the suit.
"It was a cool story you got there." --- Lali
"I liked the baby cub's name. I liked when they time traveled." --- Jacky, 3rd Grade


NEWS & HAPPENINGS

Audio book of The Last Bear In Santa Barbara, read by the author, available soon on YouTube.... I'm working on it !

Cover art by Carol Hagan - take a look at her other beautiful paintings ! It's an honor to have her "Little Griz" on the cover of The Last Bear In Santa Barbara.

Pictures of Cubby, Tuckers Grove Park and more, for The Last Bear In Santa Barbara

The Last Bear In Santa Barbara is illustrated by Peggy Lindt. Yes, her name is just like the best chocolates in the world. Take a look at other examples of her great talent at Peggy's own website, www.peggylindt.com  Can you tell that Peggy loves dogs !

Find me on Facebook - there is a large public photo album of pictures about The Last Bear In Santa Barbara, photos of Tuckers Grove, grizzly bears I have met, and a few other things. There you can read about Alan Light, a free man and a California pioneer who loved to be on boats. 

Coming Soon A Shoho Shoheen novel.  Shoho Shoheen is the sound made by the wind brushing over a meadow. Read about it on my Facebook page.

What else is Penny Sidoli doing ?   Scribbling, writing, daydreaming & telling wonderful and fascinating stories, just the usual stuff ! You can contact me at pennybear@pennysidoli.com.  I love to hear from readers. While you are writing, tell me what you like to read.


Below is a link to the Blurb.com original version of The Last Bear In Santa Barbara. Take a peek !