New! Familiar Bristles
Ian enters the thick shrubbery and woods that conceal the pond. Not wanting to get wet as he searches for minnows, he pulls his shirt over his head and throws it on the grass behind him. Gazing into the water, he smiles at his reflection and notices there are two bristly heads instead of one.
New! Mommy’s Home
Jonathan hurries downstairs to join his mother for breakfast. She hadn’t called him down as she usually does and, although, he wonders about that, his tummy is growling, and he quickly stuffs his pajamas under his pillow.
What? No oatmeal on the stove? Cold cereal and juice? Where is Mom?
POPULAR TITLES FOR ADULT READERS
The test of survival lies within one’s character, and, yet, experiences can jade you and change life forever. Bea and Bobby McCreary’s chances to experience the life their mother had hoped for them became dimmer and dimmer as sacrifice and starvation crept in. Post-World War II circumstances led their mother, Lottie, to the point of desperation where she sunk to depths she never could have imagined.
This brother and sister team decided to combine their efforts and themes to present exciting tales of unexpected events and emotions. Ordinary events lead to extraordinary outcomes. As relationships and expectations change for all of us in our everyday lives, these stories take in the raw emotion and attributes that allow you to experience the characters as if you were playing the roles yourself.
Mary’s teacher suddenly appeared as a few children began to stray from the straight line she had originally formed. She ushered the children back to their places until it was time to board their bus. Too many goddammed rules as far as I’m concerned, he thought. Mary seemed unconcerned with the rules for the most part, and he laughed when she twirled her skirt and bounced around anyway. She was some little tease!
From the Writer’s Desk
Happy New Year to all my readers, writers and friends! I have enjoyed painting and restoring during the holidays– even though, on most days, it was a mad dash to make it to my studio and put that final layer of varnish on a piece I had intended to gift. In my mind’s eye, IContinue reading “New Year, New Projects”
I appreciate all of my readers, who have taken the time to comment on my most recent book,, Neglected Cries. available on Amazon. Because of you, the book now has a 9.1 rating, and this has led to many opportunities in the book and film industry for me, as well as for some of my other books. AlthoughContinue reading “With My Deepest Gratitude”
During the latter part of the winter and still in the midst of our Covid Crisis, I decided to write a novel about the overcrowded British orphanages and the country’s solution to the problem by sending them to Canada, Australia and Africa between 1890 and 1960. The facts I discovered were close to unbelievable inContinue reading “New Novel Focuses on Relocation of British Orphans Prior to 1960”
Meet June Kelley Pierce
June Kelley Pierce, now retired after a teaching career, has a Master’s Degree in both Education and Special Education as well as an Undergraduate Degree is Sociology and Psychology. A native of Northern New York, Pierce has made her home in the Mid-Hudson Valley. This is Pierce’s second novel.
Poughkeepsie Library Book Festival Saturday, April 2, 2022
Poughkeepsie High School
70 Forbus St.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
10 am to 4 pm