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Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Speed-b-b-bumps
By Darrell House
Spoken word CD
27:15 min.
Prod. by Maggie Music.
ISBN 978-0-615-31853-0
$16.95.


South Florida children’s author and musician Darrell House has just earned a Parents’ Choice Gold Award for his newest release, a spoken word CD collection of mostly humorous poems for kids and families titled Speed-b-b-b-bumps. The material was written to entertain his daughters when they were young, and it reflects interests and ideas with which children easily identify.

Parents' Choice says:
"Parents seem to enjoy [House's] music and stories too."

MaryAnn Karre, Horace Mann Elementary School, Binghamton, NY and reviewer for the Library Journal says, "House’s enjoyment is contagious, and listeners will be smiling, laughing, and asking for more."

Author Bio:

Children’s author, poet, storyteller, singer/songwriter Darrell House
wears a lot of hats. Described as Grizzly Adams meets Key West, he has a magnetic personality and is a powerful performer. Having presented in more than 60 schools and a hundred libraries, he is also a regular performer at Reading Festivals and Early Childhood Education Conferences. Miller the Green Caterpillar, his children’s picture book, is an inspirational story of setting goals, and his two CDs of original music, Underneath the Cushions on the Couch and Makes Me Feel Like Singing are full of original songs. His most recent release, Speed-b-b-b-bumps, a spoken word CD collection of mostly humorous poems, has just earned a
Parents’ Choice Gold Award. He blogs as Suburbanhobo at www.bolognabrain.com





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