children’s books

Danny the Dragon’s Official Baker and Taylor Debut

Take a look at the Winter issue of Baker and Taylor’s Books for Growing Minds publication, and you’ll find Danny the Dragon’s debut listing on Page 14. 

Spread the word and tell your bookstore to order copies quickly for the holiday season!

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Adorable Stuffed Animal Replica of Danny the Dragon

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Above is an adorable stuffed animal that a Danny the Dragon fan created to depict the children’s character that we know and love.  We have quite the fan club!

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Tina and Danny – New Members of SIBA!

It has been an incredibly successful year thus far for Danny the Dragon, across the globe, and we expect even greater success for the remainder of the year!

Therefore it was only fitting that I become a member of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA), as a way to get acquainted with the booksellers close to home here in the U.S., and establish some great partnerships along the way.

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“Congratulations” Letter from Carol Downing at Blossom Montessori School for the Deaf

I’d like to share a lovely note of congratulations (for my award nomination in the AZ Authors Association Literary Contest and as an award-winning finalist of the National Best Books Awards of 2009) from my dear friend Carol Downing, a teacher at Blossom Montessori School for the Deaf, who also provided the sign language interpretation on the Danny the Dragon Meets Jimmy DVD (based off of my children’s book of the same name). I  call her “Danny’s Hands.”

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Author Tina Turbin in the St. Petersburg Times

The Danny the Dragon East Coast Book Tour these past few months proved to be a terrific success!  I assure you that we don’t plan to take a break,  as there’s many more Danny the Dragon events to come for the month of November. Take a look at the press coverage from one of our highly successful book readings at the Palm Harbor Library:

Read more on Author Tina Turbin in the St. Petersburg Times…

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Tina and Danny Brighten Children’s Lives in Palm Harbor

I have a lovely message that I would like to share. To receive messages such as the one that follows is such a joy for me, and really does make the readings and presentations that I deliver that much more special.

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Fantastic news! Award-Winning Finalist – National Best Books Awards 2009!

We are thrilled to announce that my children’s book Danny the Dragon Meets Jimmy has placed as one of the award-winning finalists in the “USA Book News: National Best Books Awards of 2009”!  With the unprecedented amount of entries to the competition, we are so delighted that Danny rose to the top for this award.

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Tina’s Florida Cupcake Party – A Warm Thank you

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This is a lovely “thank you” card sent to me from a child that had attended one of my fun and exciting monthly Gluten-Free Cup Cake Parties, generously sponsored by Pamela’s Products and Nature’s Food Patch in Clearwater.

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Renowned Author Judy Blume Congratulates Author Tina Turbin

I was more than thrilled to receive the following letter from multi-award winning, ground-breaking author Judy Blume – to share with you:

“Thanks so much for your warm note and congratulations on getting your first book published! I’m touched by how well you remember my books. Readers like you have made my career, and I can never thank you enough. If you have a chance check out my blog and let me know what you think.

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Danny the Dragon Meets Jimmy in Another Online Bookstore!

We are so pleased with the tremendous amount of support towards the Danny the Dragon series, especially online in the virtual world.

Fans will now be able to purchase Danny the Dragon Meets Jimmy at The Boomer Authority Bookstore for Children. Thank you to the Boomer Authority Bookstore!

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