author unveils new children's book of beach stories
author Ann Poole has published her first book, a collection of beach-themed
from South Street in Burnham, first began writing the book when
her grandson Jack was a young boy and she told Burnham-On-Sea.com
this week that she's delighted with the final publication, called
first had the idea of writing a children's book over 20 years ago
and, through the encouragement of others, I have finally decided
to take the plunge and self-publish it," she said.
book features five creatures that youngsters could spot on a trip
to the beach. It was inspired by visits that Ann took to Burnham-On-Sea
beach with young jack when he was a boy.
a collection of fun, short stories aimed at 3 to 7 year olds. The
book tells of beach friends such as Starfish Seahorse and Crab who
meet and have adventures on the beach."
watches young children surfing, Seahorse meets Shrimp in a rock
pool and they talk about Shrimp's adventures in the sea. There is
even a tale about a Crab who has a ride on a donkey."
by New Generation, the book has been distributed to several publishing
outlets such as Amazon
here. The hardback is priced £14.99, the paperback is
£8.99 and the Kindle edition is £4.99. The
book is also on sale at Burnham-On-Sea's GW Hurley's in the town's