By Rita Akins

Illustrated by Ronn Akins

with Jennifer Brush, M.A., CCC/SLP

Emma has dreamed of sailing since her childhood.  She and her grandfather, Papa Jack, worked hard to restore an old sloop.  Now the day has come for a first sail.  Will Emma be ready to sail the Wind Seeker?… Read More


Large-print, three-part cards with bold, full-color illustrations of 10 garden vegetables.  Illustrations are printed on 80# cardstock and laminated with 5mil, non-glare film for easy viewing and handling.

Card dimensions pre-lamination: control 5.5″ x 7″; picture 5.5″ x 5.5″; label 5.5″ x 1.5″

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By Rita Akins

Illustrated by Ronn Akins

with Jennifer Brush, M.A., CCC/SLP

Everyone in the neighborhood has noticed that something is different.  Flowers are growing everywhere – even under the city’s “No Planting” sign.  But who is planting the seeds?

This is the delightful story of a grandmother who loves “the good Earth,” the gardening wisdom she shares with her granddaughter, and the comical antics of her pet dog… Read More


Large-print, three-part cards with bold, full-color illustrations of 6 meadow wildflowers.  Illustrations are printed on 80# cardstock and laminated with 5mil, non-glare film for easy viewing and handling.

Card dimensions pre-lamination: control 5.5″ x 7″; picture 5.5″ x 5.5″; label 5.5″ x 1.5″

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Meadow Wildflowers can be used as a story extension for A Sidewalk Garden.… Read More


By Rita Akins

Illustrated by Ronn Akins

with Jennifer Brush, M.A., CCC/SLP

“Cookie was always in search of adventure, and Doug was always by her side.”  Their latest adventure finds the two sharing an exciting ride aboard a hot-air balloon.  Daring moments, a little romance, and a surprise encounter make this a memorable ride.… Read More


Shore and Water Birds

Large-print, three-part cards with bold, full-color illustrations of 6 shore and water birds as seen in A Day on the Wind Seeker.  Birds illustrated include:  Great Blue Heron, Canada goose, laughing gull, mallard, wood  duck and bald eagle.  80# cardstock laminated with 5mil, non-glare film for easy viewing and handling.

Card dimensions pre-lamination: control 5.5″ x 7″; picture 5.5″ x 5.5″; label 5.5″ x 1.5″

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Purchase the Stories for Older Adults™ series and receive a 20% discount.

  • A Day on the Wind Seeker
  • A Sidewalk Garden
  • Adventure in a Hot-Air Balloon

Each book features large-print text and colorful, high-contrast illustrations. A question has been added to each page of text to encourage conversation.… Read More


Large-print, three-part cards with bold, full-color illustrations of 8 woodworking tools.  Illustrations are printed on 80# cardstock and laminated with 5mil, non-glare film for easy viewing and handling.

Card dimensions pre-lamination: control 5.5″ x 7″; picture 5.5″ x 5.5″; label 5.5″ x 1.5″

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Large-print, three-part cards with 10  full-color illustrations of animals, buildings and equipment around the farm. Illustrations are printed on 80# cardstock and laminated with 5mil, non-glare film for easy viewing and handling.

Card dimensions pre-lamination: control 5.5″ x 7″; picture 5.5″ x 5.5″; label 5.5″ x 1.5″

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Large-print, three-part cards with bold, full-color illustrations of 6 backyard birds: Eastern bluebird, robin, goldfinch, blue jay, cardinal, and chickadee.  80# cardstock, laminated with 5mil, non-glare film for easy viewing and handling.

Card dimensions pre-lamination: control 5.5″ x 7″; picture 5.5″ x 5.5″; label 5.5″ x 1.5″

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Large-print, three-part cards with bold, full-color illustrations of 8 Classic cars from the 50’s and 60’s:

1953 Buick Roadmaster, 1957 Ford Thunderbird, 1958 Chevy Impala, 1959 Cadillac De Ville

1960 Chevy Corvette, 1964 Ford Mustang, 1969 Dodge Charger, 1969 Chevy Camaro

Card dimensions pre-lamination: control 7.5″ x 6.5″; picture 7.5″ x 5″; label 7.5″ x 1.5″  (Note:  These cards are larger and not sized  for our three-part wooden tray)

 

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Save 20%  –  This Story Go-Together  includes  A Sidewalk Garden  and  the companion activity, Meadow Wildflowers – three-part cards.
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Save 20%  –  This Story Go-Together  includes  A Day on the Wind Seeker  and  the story extension, Shore and Water Birds – three-part cards.… Read More