Cally Finsbury

Smashwords Interview

When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
It depends on my energy levels but I enjoy playing table tennis. I love playing Pac-Man. I am a keen historian.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I like suggestions and l listen to podcasts that give recommendations. I like to join reading groups and l set alerts for my favourite authors.
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Books

Amira Has Red Shoes
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors
Do you know your colours? Do you want to be more confident about naming your colours? Do you like pretty dresses and colourful shoes? Have fun with Amira. She has lots of different coloured dresses
Amira Has a Red Dress
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors
Do you know your colours? Do you want to be more confident about naming your colours? Do you like pretty dresses? Have fun with Amira. She has lots of different coloured dresses.
My Bear Has a Red Hat
Price: Free! Words: 240. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors
My Bear Has a Red Hat is a simple story about how a small child learns his colours. The bear has different coloured hats and the child names different colours. The colour recognition is reinforced with the bear having different coloured cups.
We Love Shapes
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Size & Shape
What are the children exploring today? Shapes are all around us. Can you spot a shape? Can you name the shapes that you see? What do you see? What do you notice? Have fun spotting and finding shapes. Have fun learning and saying the names of the shapes. Why don't you go on a shape hunt? Why don't you consolidate and reinforce your knowledge of shapes?
I Have a Can-do Attitude
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men, Fiction » Educational
A simple picture book. What does it mean to have a can-do attitude? If you say that someone has a can-do attitude, you approve of them because they are confident and willing to deal with problems or new tasks, rather than complaining or giving up.
Our Christmas Sweaters
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Art, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Drawing
Welcome to class. What are the children learning about today? The children are exploring art and design. The children are designing and making their own sweaters. What are the stages of design? What do you need to consider when designing a product.
Our Nature Water Paintings
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Art, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Painting
Welcome to class. What are the children exploring today? The children are exploring nature and creating their own nature water paintings. What will they see? What will they notice? This is a simple picture book
Different Animals
Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Welcome to class. What are the children learning about today? Today the children are learning about the names of different animals. What are the animals called? What do the animals look like? A simple picture book with different animals.
We Love to Draw Dinosaurs
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
Welcome to class. What are the children learning today? The children are learning about art. The children are learning about the different elements of art. What do you need to know to improve your art? What do you need to need so that you understand what makes art? This simple picture book has a few relevant keywords. There is a predictable and simple structure to develop confidence.
We Can Sew
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Drawing
A simple picture book about sewing. There are a few relevant keywords. Welcome to class. What are the children learning today? Sewing is a wonderful and fun activity. Sewing can encourage creativity and growth mindset. The children discover the joy of sewing and share their creativity.
Our Line Drawings
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Words, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
A simple picture book for younger readers. Ideal to encourage boys to read. Pictures can be used to stimulate discussions and use of adjectives to describe the types of lines and what the child sees. The story is about the elements of art.
Our Dinosaur Drawings
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / General
Welcome to class. What are the children up to today? They are learning how to draw dinosaurs. In this simple picture book, you will how a small group of children discover the joy of drawing.
Our Pet Drawings
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Weather
A glimpse inside the classroom. What are the children exploring and learning about today? The children are exploring different animals. The teacher gives examples of unsuitable pets. I wonder why some animals are unsuitable pets... This simple picture has lots of different animals.
I Wish I Had an Animal
Price: Free! Words: 240. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
A simple picture book with animals beginning with a different letter of the alphabet A simple picture book for young children..
Imagine Santas Of The World
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs
A simple picture book about a group of children who imagine what Santa might be like around the world.
What Is Inside The Body
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology
(5.00 from 1 review)
What is inside the human body? What different organs do we have? A simple picture book that names the organs inside the body.
Who Will You See?
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
What do you know about creatures that live in the sea? This simple book is a nice introduction to encourage curiosity and awe and wonder. Simple illustrations and one line of information about a sea creature.
My Dad Is A Postman
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
What does a postman do? What different tasks does a postman have to do? What does your father do all week? Where does your dad work? What does he do at work? How does your father help people? This simple picture book for older children may be used to prompt discussion and questions about what a parent does and why they do it. Who are the people who help us? People who help us is a theme.
Money Sense For Kids
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
A simple book to help you to have a talk with your child about money and how vital it is to use it wisely.
My Brother Loves Vegetables
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
A very simple picture book about a boy that likes to eat a variety of vegetables and his love of vegetables. Can be used to name vegetables or as a prompt to discuss vegetables or just as a simple picture book with a variety of vegetables.
I Am Proud Of My Dad
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Parents
Do you love and care for someone important in your life? Do you have a hero or role model that you look up to or inspire to be like? This is a simple picture book with no words and just simple pictures. A young child appreciates and values the role her father has in her life.
I Love My Panda
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Do you love pandas? If you do you will understand why this child is fascinated with her panda and reads, explores and finds out more about why pandas are so great. It is an easy and simple read with just one simple line on each page and children may join in with the simple refrains "My panda..." or " Look at the panda".
I Like My Twin
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings
Love me, love my twin. A simple one-line picture book about how twins like and love each other.
My Cute Cat
Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
A simple picture book for older kids. Children who have pets will relate to the special moments a cat owner shares with their pet. Love your cat and love reminding yourself of the silly and special moments.
Mum's Treasures
Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Parents
A simple picture book for older children. Opportunity to develop inference skills and comprehension. Lots of prompts for you by discussing the pictures. Have things changed since you were a child? What did you do when you had chores to do? Did you get to your chores right away or did you delay?
Matching Monsters Find Me if You Can
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Size & Shape
Family fun for you. Find the monster. Where is the monster hiding? Can you spot the odd one out? Have fun and develop your concentration and observational skills. Express yourself and communicate clearly how you knew. Describe what the monster looks like.
Hiding Monsters Find Me if You Can
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Educational
Find the monster if you can. A fun book for you or for you to share with your children.
Night Night Ninja
Price: Free! Words: 450. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Night Night Ninja is a simple story about a little boy who likes to try to avoid going to bed. Do you know a little ninja who is on a mission to deny himself sleep? Do you want to rhyme your little one to sleep? Maybe the little ninja will be tired and fall asleep tonight...
Never Give Up High Frequency Words
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
It is vital that your children know strategies to gain help and support and to feel like they will eventually succeed because of a growth mindset, effective coping skills and strong inner values. Empower your children and help them thrive and not feel prolonged anguish! What to say when your child is struggling. This simple story about a child who had a tough day and was feeling glum.
My Dad Tries
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Marriage & Divorce
This is a simple story about a boy who knows his dad loves him and that his dad tries his best. Children have different fathers, some are doing the best they can and are loved and appreciated for trying. Fathers can demonstrate their love in different ways. Fathers can show their love in many ways.
My Dad Tries
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
This is a simple story about a boy who knows his dad loves him and that his dad tries his best. Children have different fathers, some are doing the best they can and are loved and appreciated for trying. Fathers can demonstrate their love in different ways. Fathers can show their love in many ways.
The Thinking Story
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Johnny and Jessica Jenkins are brother and sister. Johnny had a problem that drove his mum and sister crazy. Johnny was always complaining that he was bored and that he had nothing to do. For most children, this has been a problem that they have often experienced.

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Smashwords book reviews by Cally Finsbury

  • The Yoga Book on May 26, 2018

    A charming story with lovely illustrations.