The Talking Flower

by Dennis W. Glover



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 24/02/2010

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.5x8.5
Page Count : 32
ISBN : 9781449055998

About the Book

The essence of this story is about a community coming together and making it sronger and a better place to live. From this story, children can learn about caring for their neighbors and include all people, no matter of race, color, or creed. A neighbor decides to have a community garden party. She wants to bring friends and acquaintances together to build a better community. She enlists two children who live next door to help greet and serve her guests. Her event invitations are delivered by hummingbirds and bees. At her party, she is serving spring water and special appetizers like a plant fertilizer. There is a special guest invited, a botanist, to give a talk on "How to Look Your Very Best". The party is a succcess. Each guest is given a bottle of sunshine to take home with them. It is almost ruined by a swarm of aphids but they are thwarted by the hostess. Everyone can not wait until the next garden party. When will it be? Who will be the next guest speaker? We will just have to wait and see.

About the Author

Dennis W. Glover livesin Pittsburgh, Pa. He started writing children's fiction stories in the spring of 2009. His first book "The Cat In The Woods" is a story about saving Easter and the Easter Bunny. In his second book, a goat, Queen Maggie is the leader of farm animals who wants more time off for her followers. She has a confrontation with the farm owners which leads to a showdown. "The Talking Flower" is about a community coming together and sharing. In each of his stories he incorporates whimsical protagonists and antagonists. His illustrations are woven into their personalities and connect with the text to produce a delightful, funny, imaginative, and educational experience. His unique style sets him apart from many of the current fiction children's books. Parents, teachers, and librarians can use this valuable approach as life learning tools and enjoyable reading. Enjoyable reading and education equals knowledge. Professionally, he published in English, Spanish, and Japanese "Respiratory Therapy: Basics for Nursing and the Allied Health Professions". He is currently working on publishing "The History of Respiratory: Discovery and Evolution." You may contact him at