- receiving photos from parents and grandparents showing their children receiving my books as gifts!
- finding out that young readers are enjoying all the books in the Sassafras House series!
- hearing that kids find my characters to be relatable and my books to be entertaining!
I've never met any of these readers, yet they are the motivating force behind my writing. Thanks to those who shared photos of their adorable kids. I hope they all develop a love of reading that continues long after they outgrow my books. Here are some of the most recent photos I've received that have contributed to my happiness as the new year of 2022 begins: