Pat Darcy

Biography

Being a busy parent (who happens to be a writer), Pat needed bedtime stories that were short, suitable, available instantly and without the old stereotypes or scary themes. When such stories could not be found it was time to reach for some fresh parchment and start writing. There are now two volumes of KidSlumber Bedtime Stories that are popular all over the world.

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Books

KidSlumber Bedtime Stories Volume 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,850. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Fairy tales from past centuries are often unsuitable as bedtime stories. They may be too long, too gruesome or contain inappropriate themes. Short of exhaustively reading and checking volumes of fairy tales for their suitability, length, and boredom factor, what can a parent do? The answer is to read a modern bedtime story from KidSlumber that is suitable, moral and humorous. For children 5-10+
KidSlumber Bedtime Stories Volume 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Traditional fairy tales are often too long, too gruesome or otherwise unsuitable as a bedtime story. In KidSlumber stories no-one dies, no child is abandoned by its parents, nor are the stories saccharine sweet. Each story takes about 10-12 minutes to read and has humor, rhyme and usually a moral. The stories are written for the children of today, not past centuries. For children 5-10 years.

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