The best-selling book by nationally recognized author, Maria Dismondy’s “Spaghetti in a hot dog bun” will appear as an off-Broadway children’s musical in New York City later this year (2014).
A retired teacher now a speaker and author, Maria dedicates herself to writing inspiring and empowering books for children.
Her books convey positive messages of acceptance, perseverance, kindness and being kind. According to Maria’s website “Unfortunately, bullying has become a major problem in the United States. It's not only painful for children, but occurring at an increasingly young age. My books are meant to empower children to positively handle tough situations through their timeless messages.”
Her popular books include:
Spaghetti in a hot dog bun – Soft cover, 32 pages, for ages 5 to 9 shows children they can be proud of who they are and always do the right thing. ($9.95 not including SH & taxes)
Spoonful of sweetness - Paper board with 16 pages, for ages newborns to age 3, perfect baby shower gift idea, easy to read, empowers positive character traits. ($6.99 not including SH & taxes)
The potato chip champ – Soft cover, 32 pages, for ages 5 to 9, helps children learn about character. ($10.95 not including SH & taxes)
Pink tiara cookies for three - Soft cover, 32 pages, for ages 5 to 9, explains how and why bullying is always hurtful. ($10.95 not including SH & taxes)
All are available at her website www.mariadismondy.com and are a great learning tool, super for home schooling and wonderful as gifts.