Miss Deacon and The Tale of William
Corky's Travels & Josie on Shadowridge Drive Awarded Silver Medals!
FAPA (Florida Authors and Publishers Association) President’s Book Award Medalist Author and retired middle school teacher, Deborah Burggraaf, has received two medals on her recently, released books, JOSIE ON SHADOWRIDGE DRIVE and CORKY’S TRAVELS at the FAPA (Florida Authors and Publishers Awards) President’s Books Awards ceremony at the Hilton Palace Disney Springs Resort in Orlando, Florida on August 3, 2019.
Corky's Travels Released!
BLUE-Nightcrawlers FAPA Book Award!
Josie on Shadowridge Drive Release
BLUE-Night Crawlers Released!
I am very excited to announce that my new book, BLUE-Night Crawlers has been released!
THE LOVEBUG CONNECTION was awarded a Silver Medal
As you know, this is my 4th FAPA Silver Medal
Following FLUTTERNUTTER and THE NOODLE CLUB books. Very soon, we will have a 36-Chapter novel to share, BLUE--NIGHT CRAWLERS, which will be released in early Fall 2017.
Author and retired middle school teacher, Deborah Burggraaf, has announced the release of her eleventh book, THE LOVEBUG CONNECTION.
THE LOVEBUG CONNECTION follows Ms. Burggraaf’s tenth book, SASHA’S BIRTHDAY PARTY.
SASHA’S BIRTHDAY PARTY was well received by children, parents and teachers and the same positive response is anticipated for,
NEW CHILDREN'S SAFETY BOOK-FALL 2014!
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;
2014 FAPA Book AWARDS-Pompano--ONE WEEK AWAY!!!
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...
Deborah Burggraaf’s Book Flutternutter wins FAPA Silver Award
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.
Deborah Burggraaf FAPA 2013 Silver Medalist Florida Author
GREAT NEWS!!! FLUTTERNUTTER has been nominated as a FINALIST
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...
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!
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
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!
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
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...
This Florida gal has just arrived to her old, "stomping" ground in Oceanside, California!
Wow! Today is an exciting morning...
Wow! Today is an exciting morning, as FLUTTERNUTTER will arrive this afternoon from the printers up in Maryland.