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Follow the adventures of Herman the Turtle, Mr. White Paws, Huey the Hummingbird, Baldy the Eagle and the rest of their friends as they learn many valuable lessons in The Spring Pond Series!

Preface: My series of books have been prepared to share enlightening experiences that reassure children of the goodness and beauty of nature. The setting, Durward’s Glen, has been in existence for over 150 years. This historical site lies within the Baraboo River Valley in Wisconsin. To learn more check out durwardsglen.org. 

The Spring Pond Series - Volume 1

The Spring Pond Series is available in paperback and each book measures 6" tall by 9" wide and contains approximately 50 pages of inspirational stories and wonderful photography . Each book is only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax), or buy all 12 books for $100.00 (plus shipping & tax). 

To purchase any or all of my books please contact me by email and we will arrange delivery and payment options:  pam@pqcompany.net


 

For a printable flyer of the Spring Pond Series - Volume 1 click here


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A Sunny Day at Spring Pond

The first book in the Spring Pond Series, “A Sunny Day at Spring Pond” describes Herman the Turtle who faces many challenges with meeting new forest friends in the strange world of Spring Pond. However, with the help of Huey the Hummingbird and Mr. White Paws the Cat, Herman learns to like his new home and appreciate the good things in life, like basking in the sun. The lesson learned is that adjusting to a new environment is not always a bad thing. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)


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A Snowy Day at Spring Pond

The second book in The Spring Pond Series, “A Snowy Day at Spring Pond” has Herman the Turtle ten feet below the ice while Mr. White Paws the Cat welcomes winter visitors to the glen. Baldy the Eagle drops in and encounters Chorizo, the miniature dachshund in his very favorite fishing spot. Tension rises as it is observed by Herman’s family that the eagle is about to do something unexpected. Mr. White Paws not only has to reckon with himself but with Baldy too, about glen rules. The lesson learned is say no to bullying. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)

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A Stormy Day at Spring Pond

The third book in The Spring Pond Series, “A Stormy Day at Spring Pond” features Herman the Turtle and Mr. White Paws the Cat seeing a bolt of lightning and hearing a piercing scream throughout the forest during a bad storm. A little girl and Chorizo, the miniature dachshund, visitors to the glen, are reported missing. Herman and Mr. White Paws take it upon themselves to search for them. Especially endearing is the plan Herman comes up with for Chorizo. The lesson learned is that it might be scary to help sometimes but it is an important duty to assist those in need. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)

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A Starry Night at Spring Pond

The fourth book in the Spring Pond Series, “A Starry Night at Spring Pond” introduces Freddy the Frog who ribbits too loud and Owen the Owl who whoos too much. Herman the Turtle’s family drops in unexpectedly after dark, which confuses all the night animals. While gazing up at the The Milky Way, the family loses track of Chorizo, the miniature black and rust colored dachshund who has slipped into the pond. Freddy and Herman heroically come up with an ingenious idea to save Chorizo, an inexperienced swimmer, from drowning. The lesson learned is to follow directions or there can be serious consequences. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)

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A Silent Night at Spring Pond

The fifth book in the Spring Pond Series, “A Silent Night at Spring Pond” has Mr. White Paws the Cat, Owen the Owl, and others watching Christmas carolers carry fire sticks up a hill where the Queen of the Glen stands. Not understanding the carolers are carrying candles, the animals talk among theselves to remain calm in fear of fire. A Christmas Eve miracle captures the hearts of everyone present. The lesson learned is that it is good to show respect. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)





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A Scorching Day at Spring Pond

The sixth book in The Spring Pond Series, “A Scorching Day at Spring Pond,” has Huey the Hummingbird seeing smoke rising from the gorge. Discovering there is fire in the Glen, he frantically alerts Mr. White Paws the Cat, Herman the Turtle, and all the other forest animals. Herman risks his own life looking for Freddy the Frog while Mr. White Paws warns Felix the Fox to move into a safer area. Men dressed in yellow hats and boots arrive to put the fire out. Herman’s family comes to make sure that he is all right. The lesson learned is that it is not safe to play with matches. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)



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A Scary Day at Spring Pond

The seventh book in The Spring Pond Series, “A Scary Day at Spring Pond,” has Herman the Turtle’s family warned by a police officer to be careful entering the Glen because of a bear sighting. Herman the Turtle and Cherry the Chipmunk confirm with Mr. White Paws the Cat that there is a bear around. Herman’s mom gets distracted and doesn’t notice that her daughter has gone down by the creek alone to pick dandelions. Suddenly, the little girl is in danger as she stumbles right into the path of a 200 pound momma bear and her two cubs. Huey the Hummingbird attempts to try and save the girl but it is the police officer who comes to the rescue. The lesson learned is to be aware of your surroundings. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)

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A Special Day at Spring Pond

The eighth book in the Spring Pond Series, “A Special Day at Spring Pond,” has Herman the Turtle, Mr. White Paws the Cat, Waldo the Woodpecker, Cherry the Chipmunk, Owen the Owl, Felix the Fox, and Freddy the Frog threatened when a drought comes to Spring Pond. Owen the Owl begs the sky for rain. Herman gets very sick from poor pond conditions and is taken away by his concerned family. Herman’s friends sadly wonder if the pond will ever be the same and if he will return. The lesson learned is there is no place like home. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)





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A Strange Day at Spring Pond

The ninth book in The Spring Pond Series, “A Strange Day at Spring Pond,” has the cook at the retreat center telling a guest about the mysterious sightings of a woodcutter at Spring Pond. Herman the Turtle, Mr. White Paws the Cat, Chorizo, the Miniature Dachshund, Candy the Cardinal, and Huey the Hummingbird are bewildered when they see a red and black flannel shirt appear and disappear before them near Spring Pond. The lesson learned is never jump to conclusions. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)






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A Sugary Day at Spring Pond

The 10th book in The Spring Pond Series, “A Sugary Day at Spring Pond” features Belle Bunny and her three babies, Velvet, Molly, and Sugar. It is time for the annual Easter egg hunt and children arrive to fill their baskets with brightly colored Easter eggs. All is well until Felix the Fox stops by to cause trouble for Sugar. Herman the Turtle’s family ends up coming to the rescue. The lesson learned is look out for each other. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)

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A Sparkly Night at Spring Pond

The 11th book in the Spring Pond Series, “A Sparkly Night at Spring Pond,” has Mr. White Paws the Cat, Huey the Hummingbird, and Owen the Owl worried about the fourth of July fireworks. Mr. White Paws frets over how to prepare the forest animals. Huey hides out in his teeny weeny net. Owen comes up with a last minute idea that ensures everyone’s safety. The lesson learned is keep safe. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)


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A Surprising Day at Spring Pond

The twelfth book in the Spring Pond Series, “A Surprising Day at Spring Pond,” has Mr. Whippoorwill calling all the animals to Spring Pond for their annual Thanksgiving meal. Herman the Turtle’s family arrives to celebrate this honorary day with him. Belle Bunny has heard through the grapevine that Mr. White Paws the Cat has planned a big surprise for everyone. This book completes Volume 1 of The Spring Pond Series. The lesson learned is don’t take things for granted. Only $10.00 (plus shipping & tax)


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