Kimberly Anne Branch illustrations by Walter Brogan
Kimberly Anne Branch has published several children's books.
Dolphin Up a Tree! - Teamwork is the key.
It's a magical day for Tina Talkington and her animals. Tina cast a magic spell to make her stuffed animals talk. Owl, Fox, and Beaver spring to life, while Tina turns herself into a Dolphin up a tree. How will the animals learn to work together and get Dolphin out of the tree? Owl sings, "fly." Fox sings, "learn to walk." Beaver is busy building a bathtub. A Dolphin Up a Tree! is based on the Myers-Briggs theory of personality types and Howard Gardner's theory of Multiple Intelligences. This Dolphin is up a tree and needs your help to get to water. Teamwork is the key!
The Big Stew - NO GMO's
The Big Stew tells the tale of four vegetables brought to life, on a quest to stay organic. Sing along with our perky produce as they strive to find happiness in a world filled with chemically enhanced competition. With an over abundance of corn being produced and the honey bees at risk, this group of magical vegetables set out on a mission to outsmart a Rabid Rabbit, squash a Genetic Tomato and escape the Mean Green Grocer. Onion cries a little and Broccoli can be tough, but Carrot has great vision and Red Hot Chili Pepper does a great Salsa. With a musical CD from the hit musical, you can listen to the lovable vegetables sing messages about responsibility for our environment, and the importance of healthy eating. CD sold separately.
Funkey Monkeys - Drumming to your own beat
The Funkey Monkey's are a musical band for kids! When The Monkey King stopped giving them bananas for free,they needed a job. But all they knew how to do was bang on the floor when they were angry, and play violin when they were sad. Now they are a swinging monkey band in their living room and all the kids in the neighborhood love to watch!
Inspired by the musical band FunkeyMonkeys, created by Joshua Sitron.
Turtles Without Shells - Patience is a virtue.
Oliver and Carmalita are friends. But stometimes Oliver needs his space. He likes to swim without his shell when the sharks aren't around. Carmalita doesn't realize that she often sinks Oliver when she jumps on his thin-skinned back. Getting along can be a challenge for two turtles in the real world of sink or swim. Making friends and keeping them is an integral part of growing up. These underwater tales have fun with fairness and patience.
Sally the Selfish Sea Serpent - Caring about the environment -
Tonight there is a party at the bottom of the sea! There are tap-dancing turtle soirees, square-dancing squid and beautiful bands of angelfish. Sally looked for the written invitation on her starfish outside her cave door. The invitation never came. Sally is known for eating all the fish at a party. Greed and gluttony was something Sally was proud of. Learning how to be fair and stop bulling can be a challenge for the queen of the sea!
Happy Flower & the Weeping Willow - Where happy and sad meet in the middle.
Happy Flower plays in The Land of the Sillies. Weepy is sad in The Land of Wept. When they dare to cross The Magic Bridge, Happy learns the truth about crying and Weepy laughs for the first time! Today they will show the grandparents what's on the other side of The Magic Bridge, and help them settle ancient differences. Musical CD by Joshua Sitron, "Funkey Monkey's". CD sold separately.
SICK - Not for Kids! - Seriously. Novella for young adults and adults!
Loretta Swallow has a kind heart and an obsessive-compulsive disorder. She’s the UN-beautiful fraternal twin sister of the beautiful, Olivia. She’s anorectic, neurotic, phobic and just about every other “-ic “ a 15-year-old girl can be. She lives in a teenage world where the rampant forces of materialism, competition and beauty all exacerbate her fears.
At San Dinero High there’s no Biology 101 or Introductory French. Instead of snacks and sodas, the school’s vending machines dispense Prozac, Ritalin, Thorazine and Valium. The classroom doors read:
ð THE REAL WORLD OF COMPETITION 102 ð OBSESSIONS 606 ð COMPULSIONS and DEPRESSION 305 ð LESBIAN CHIC FOR TODAY’S TEEN 101 ð THE REAL WORLD OF BEAUTY AND WINNING 909