Let me start by saying I have a deep love for turtles. Not sure why. One of my dearest friends, T, will pull over and get any turtle she sees out of the road. Love that woman! Not just for the turtles, but because that is really a sign of her inner spirit to me. I guess it’s symbolic! Anyway, on with the post!
month! Mothers need to stick together; whether scaly, feathered, furry
or skinned! And to celebrate this Mother’s Day and the release of her
newest turtle book, Stephanie Lisa Tara’s Turtle Book—which is the companion follow-up to her first international bestseller, I’ll Follow the Moon—Stephanie Lisa Tara is giving away 2 gorgeous, large plush sea turtles (26″L x 8″H x 16″W) to reviewers!In addition, if you purchase Stephanie Lisa Tara’s Turtle Book you can get her other turtle book, I’ll Follow the Moon, for FREE! This is available to the first 20 people who purchase. Stephanie Lisa Tara’s Turtle Book is available on Amazon HERE. Please contact Candace at candacesbookblog(at)yahoo(dot)com with receipts, inquiries or questions!
Dear Turtle Activists,
I want to thank each and every one of you for your tireless dedication and love to our cause! I have written this book FOR YOU! I dedicate this
book TO YOU! 120 pages of photos, facts and fun!
Stephanie Lisa Tara’s Turtle Book has a primary goal: SAVING SEA TURTLES FROM
EXTINCTION. A portion of proceeds from this book go to charitable
organizations like the Turtle Foundation (www.turtle-foundation.org) of whom my first turtle book, I’LL FOLLOW THE MOON—is a proud sponsor.
If you are new to us—please join with us, for together, holding hands, we can effect change. Yes—really! xoxo.
NOW—prepare for something totally new and amazing!
Lisa Tara’s Turtle Book is not your typical scientific turtle book: my
special book is all about having FUN! Enjoy the mini FLIP-BOOK in the
corners and create a movie of your own! Click the ebook pages—or thumb
through manually in the paperback—YOUR CHOICE!
I’ve written these chapters in a fun, chatty voice—you know, the one YOU use when talking
up your favorite topics! Don’t be surprised if you find yourself
giggling as you turn pages! Enjoy breathtaking photography, incredible
facts, and way-out wow’ing surprises that these millennium-old creatures
have to share.
AND: TWO IS BETTER THAN ONE! Yep! Stephanie Lisa
Tara’s Turtle Book is my second turtle book—it’s a perfect TWIN to my
first international bestseller, I’LL FOLLOW THE MOON: buy BOTH TOGETHER
for your shelf. Two little twins; one a fable, one fotos, facts &
So, in closing…please accept this deeply personal gift
from me, your faithful sea turtle leader, the turtle-lady, or Stephanie
Lisa Turtle – as I was renamed recently by a fan—from my heart to yours.
GOD BLESS EVERYONE WHO HAS SUPPORTED THE CAUSE TO SAVE SEA TURTLES FROM EXTINCTION!
I’ve always believed that magic hides in special places. As a child, people
would often stare at my bright red hair, which was very, very bright
Unfortunately, I developed a bad habit of making up rhymes
about all of them, and they soon became funny characters. I didn’t have
much time to think about being different; fanciful lyric-isms danced in
my head, and no one was safe!
Since then, I’ve come to believe that
storytelling has the power to inspire a deep love of language and
learning. Words tripping off the tongue in somersaults that stick to
your thoughts like taffy– those are the things that stay forever in the
I’ve lived in many special places: on a farm, in a city
skyscraper, on a tropical beach, and in the beautiful country of France.
Now I live in northern California, between the redwood forests and the
sea. Even though I’m an adult, I’m still as silly as ever.
words have been used to describe my books, such as fun, engaging,
delightful, and whimsical. Some folks say that I deliver timeless
messages of love for kids and parents to share again and again; this
makes me very happy. I hope that you’ll enjoy my stories, too.
Captivating children with language is something that I believe in, and I
strive to live my life with this always.
–Stephanie Lisa Tara