Welcome to my website! Here, you'll find information about me and my books, plus
      fun ideas for teachers, librarians, parents, and children.

       Happy exploring!

What's New!

Who Said Coo?

has been selected for...

The 2011 Texas Library Association 2X2 Reading List --
20 recommended books for children age 2 to grade 2!!

Want to hear a new song about a vulture?

"A Vulture's Guide to Good Manners"
lyrics by Deborah Ruddell,
from Today at the Bluebird Cafe
original music by Paul Kotheimer
vocals by Paul Kotheimer,
Charlotte Popetz, & Kate Popetz