“Each day my mom writes a love letter” begins Karen’s poem “Love Letters” in the 48-page children’s picture book anthology Military Life: Stories and Poems for Children. This watercolor-illustrated collection of original stories and poems by 12 authors touches on many aspects of military life from a child’s point of view. From moving to making new friends, deployment, homecoming, patriotism, and tender family moments, Military Life gives a glimpse of the many joys and challenges military children experience. And Karen’s poem is for anyone who likes to give or receive a love note!
“…stunningly beautiful and sensitively written. Very touching and helpful for children to realize they are not alone in their feelings.”—Joyce Wood
“…Sensitively illustrated…a special empowering tool to help military families…”—Midwest Book Review