PRESS RELEASE

Tuesday, 15 March 2016 00:00

Author and retired middle school teacher, Deborah Burggraaf, has announced the release of her eleventh book, THE LOVEBUG CONNECTION.

THE LOVEBUG CONNECTIONfollows Ms. Burggraaf’s tenth book, SASHA’S BIRTHDAY PARTY

SASHA’S BIRTHDAY PARTYwas well received by children, parents and teachers and the same positive response is anticipated for,

NEW CHILDREN'S SAFETY BOOK-FALL 2014!

Thursday, 31 July 2014 15:39

RESILIENT RED-Come and take a journey with Resilient Red, as he weathers Tropical Storm Isaac in south Florida.  Resilient RED reassures his readers to remain calm during any storm, yet encourages them to be prepared for any storm they may face.  Along with his worker ant "family," he inspires children as they build their confidence, become prepared with emergency kits and supplies, as well as work together as a team.  RESILIENT RED is scheduled for release in the Fall of 2014;

PROTECTIVE HANDS COMMUNICATIONS, Publisher.

2014 FAPA Book AWARDS-Pompano--ONE WEEK AWAY!!!

Thursday, 31 July 2014 15:32

2014 FAPA Book AWARDS COMING SOON!!!-THE NOODLE CLUB-Pompano Beach, FL-Aug. 9,2014

Gold or Silver awaits...

YES, IT'S TRUE---THE NOODLE CLUB...

Sunday, 06 July 2014 18:58

YES, IT'S TRUE---THE NOODLE CLUB is either taking the Gold or Silver Award for Humor in the 2014 FAPA Book AWARDS!!!!!

Notification from the 2014 FAPA BOOK AWARDS (Florida Authors and Publishers Awards) just came that THE NOODLE CLUB, has been selected as a finalist in the category, HUMOR. The illustrator for THE NOODLE CLUB is Matt Lumsden, from Delray Beach, FL. He surely made Deb Burggraaf's story about the joys of friendship in the pool each day come to life for their readers! What a delight to enjoy the "oldies but goodies" floating away with the colorful noodles! The Award Ceremony will take place on August 9th, at the Marriott, Pompano Beach, FL at 7:30pm. As you know, FLUTTERNUTTER, received two SILVER MEDALS in September of 2013 for Best Children's Picture Book and Best Cover Design. http://dburgg.com/blog/item/11-deborah-burggraaf-fapa-2013-silver-medalist-florida-author Again, we are all very excited to have THE NOODLE CLUB selected for this award.

Deborah Burggraaf’s Book Flutternutter wins FAPA Silver Award

Wednesday, 25 September 2013 18:45

Deborah Burggraaf Author and Western Pines Middle School teacher’s book Flutternutter wins silver medal in the 2013 Florida Authors and Publishers Association (FAPA) President’s Awards in Daytona.

Flutternutter won the Silver in two categories: Children’s Picture Books and Cover Design.

Deborah Burggraaf FAPA 2013 Silver Medalist Florida Author

Tuesday, 24 September 2013 16:17

That's amazing Deborah Burggraaf is the latest FAPA 2013 Silver medalist award winner for a Florida Author!

GREAT NEWS!!! FLUTTERNUTTER has been nominated as a FINALIST

Tuesday, 17 September 2013 14:12

FLUTTERNUTTER has been nominated as a FINALIST in two categories in the 2013 FAPA Book Awards in Daytona, FL: 

BEST CHILDREN'S Picture Book and BEST Cover Design.

I am SO excited!  My bags are packed and ready to go to this vibrant Florida city!

I will keep you posted...

"Flutter me high,

flutter me low

the Zebra's dance

is one to know."

FLUTTERNUTTER has indeed, made my heart flutter...

UPCOMING EVENTS

Monday, 08 August 2016 15:20

CALENDAR OF EVENTS for DEBORAH BURGGRAAF:
 

November 3, 2013-Harley Davidson of Palm Beach, FL Annual Party

Reading stories and and making book marks with the children--Loads of fun for everyone--Hope to see you there!

 

January 13, 2014-Literacy Days at the Norton Gardens in West Palm Beach, FL

Poetry will this year's focus on reading with the children--FLUTTERNUTTER will be the perfect choice!

I wrote this story in first person and also in poetry format.

To be sure, this will be a day to enjoy for all youngsters at, LITERACY DAYS AT THE NORTON GARDENS.

THE NOODLE CLUB --update!

Thursday, 08 August 2013 15:04

THE NOODLE CLUB is moving right along...we are still in the editing stage.

Currently, this is is quite an invloved process as my Publisher, Steve White and I review every detail throughout the book prior to going to print.

This adorable story is about dear friends who gather each day in the cooling pool and share stories of days gone by.

THE NOODLE CLUB should be released by late Fall 2013.

"Give Kids the World" Fundraiser

Thursday, 08 August 2013 14:43

I was so excited to participate in the recent fundraiser at Picasso Paints in Lantana, Florida on August 3, 2013. 

Gifts baskets and door prizes were auctioned off and I donated a basket of children's books for the event, as well. 

Picasso Paints donated 15% of all sales from the day to, "Give Kids the World."

Way to go Stacia!!!!!

I'm back in beautiful, HOT FLORIDA!

Wednesday, 10 July 2013 01:08

Well, here I am, back in beautiful, HOT FLORIDA! It is great to be home!  Being at the San Diego County FAIR was fantastic and the children and parents enjoyed listening to, AT THE PIG RACES. My time in southern California

This morning, I will be heading out to

Thursday, 04 July 2013 06:17

This morning, I will be heading out to the Oceanside Pier, once again, to visit with my "fishing buddies" on the Pier, and give away bookmarks and pencils to the children.  I look forward to reading Flutternutter and Crow No More today.

This Florida gal has just arrived...

Saturday, 18 May 2013 11:30

This Florida gal has just arrived to her old, "stomping" ground in Oceanside, California!

Wow! Today is an exciting morning...

Wednesday, 29 May 2013 14:50

Wow!  Today is an exciting morning, as FLUTTERNUTTER will arrive this afternoon from the printers up in Maryland.


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