Saturday, July 13, 2019

Coming soon: Book 1 A Tractor Named Wilbur

Coming soon! A Tractor Named Wilbur; Book 1 by Deanie Humphrys-Dunne
Illustrated by Holly Humphrys-Bajaj

I'd like to introduce you to Wilbur the tractor. Here's some information about him.

Wilbur is a small, shy tractor. He loves cutting the grass for Jim. But Wilbur is worried. Will Jim always be his friend? What promise does Jim make? Wilbur would love for you to take him home and read about his adventure.

Stay tuned for updates on Wilbur, our first picture book.
copyright; Deanie Humphrys-Dunne

Friday, July 12, 2019

Tune in July 13 12:30 PM for Deanie's interview!

Please tune into my interview on Saturday July 13 at 12:30 PM EDT. If you miss it, you can listen here:

This is the direct link. My segment is third, after Mr. Levine from LA.

Thank you so much.


copyright 2019: Deanie Humphrys-Dunne

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Interview with the adorable Chickie from Chickie and the Great Barnyard Benefit

Today, I’m talking with my new friend, Chickie. He’s the star of the book by my friend, Bee Urabazo. I see Chickie’s all ready for our chat so we’ll get started.
Deanie: Chickie, I’m thrilled you’re spending time to talk with me today about your book, Chickie and the Great Barnyard Benefit.
Chickie:  Chickie happy to be here. Everyone should read about my story. I’m a baby chick but Chickie tell you about the story so people take it home.
Deanie: Tell us a little about your book, Chickie:  Chickie story starts when he meets Papa Tony and Chickie -Mama Lorren. Papa Tony finds Chickie when he lost in big rainstorm. Chickie very scared, but then Chickie-Mama makes little shirts and things for Chickie. He love Chickie-Mama.
Do you make new friends?  Yes, Chickie make lots friends like the nice birds, named Kind and Hoodie, a pony named Snoots and even a Kangaroo Rat named Scampi Scamps Scamparelli. Then there is Derek Lambcelot. He not nice most of the time. My friends have big trouble when a big storm comes. Chickie friend, Kind, makes plan to help our friends. She plan talent show for all animals. We excited about the show and we work hard. Chickie surprise in the end. Chickie win!
Deanie :Do you have pictures in your story, Chickie?
Chickie: Yes, lots pretty pictures by Martina Terzi and Maddelena Carrai.
Last question, Chickie: What happens when you are upset with someone?
Chickie: Chickie turn and show mean people nubby tail.
Deanie: Great idea, Chickie.
Deanie: Your story sounds adorable, Chickie. We don’t want to tell all the things that happen in your book but I think children and families will love it. Thank you for talking about your story, Chickie.
 Chickie:  Deanie very nice lady. Chickie love talking today. Thank you
 You are welcome, Chickie. Papa Tony and Chickie- Mama must be so proud of you.

Regular release date: July 15, 2019

Links to learn more about Chickie:

Monday, July 1, 2019

ON Preorder: Chickie and the Great Barnyard Benefit!

Now released on pre-order! Get your copy today! You'll love this story by my talented friend, Bee Urabazo!

 Book Blurb:

Join the entire crew of Stagecoach Lane in their plan to raise seed for stranded songbird strangers. Chickie, the lost baby chick, is the first to volunteer to help. Will Derek, the critical lamb allow him to perform in the show? How will the show go on when Solange Finch, the French ballerina bird suffers from stage fright?Will the battling mime pigeons stop fighting long enough to perform?If the Great Barnyard Benefit succeeds, what will happen next?Don't miss out on the adventure! Come along for the ride as they all strive to make The Great Barnyard Benefit a success!This is your invitation to join the entire crew from Stagecoach Lane in this uplifting journey as they all work together to produce one enchanted evening known as, The Great Barnyard Benefit.

copyright 2019: Deanie Humphrys-Dunne

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Charlene the Star and Hattie's Heroes on Net Galley!


Sunday, June 9, 2019

Interview with Tina Collins!

Hi Everyone,
I'm excited and honored to tell you that Tina Collins has done a new interview with me. She's done a fantastic job asking interesting questions. Please stop by and check it out. You may learn something new about my childhood with horses and how it changed my life.
Check it out here;

Thank you so much Tina, for featuring me on your blog, #GuidingHorses.

Little Deanie from My Life at Sweetbrier

Illustration by Holly Humphrys-Bajaj from Charlene the Star and Bentley Bulldog

Charlene the Star and her mama from Charlene the Star