HMA PUBLISHING

Calvin Splinter & His Splendid Splinter Ideas


Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
—Maya Angelou, Author

After a terrible storm in the Kingdom of Lumaria, with the help of a butterfly named Howie and Woolie, a caterpillar, Calvin Splinter, a forest nymph, gathers the other splinters. With his intuitive ideas and The Humming Song, a catchy tune, they rebuild the Great Forest. 

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“With the societal interest in the eco-system and the environment, this book will market well and appeal to many. The illustrations are excellent, the writing excellent, everything is top rate. There is no tie-breaker score needed for this title.” —IBPA Judge comments, Best First Book, Children’s category, 2018

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 This is the Kingdom of Lumaria where Calvin Splinter lives.

This is the Kingdom of Lumaria where Calvin Splinter lives.

 In the beginning there was a terrible storm!

In the beginning there was a terrible storm!

 When Calvin reaches the Last Standing Grove, he has his FIRST IDEA.

When Calvin reaches the Last Standing Grove, he has his FIRST IDEA.

 Calvin gets an idea and hums the Humming Song to call all the other splinters.  LISTEN

Calvin gets an idea and hums the Humming Song to call all the other splinters. LISTEN

 Here’s one very satisfied customer!

Here’s one very satisfied customer!

 A happy toddler watching the Calvin Splinter slideshow.    LISTEN TO THE HUMMING SONG!

A happy toddler watching the Calvin Splinter slideshow.

LISTEN TO THE HUMMING SONG!

 RA Cook (Rebecca) busy illustrating a page for Calvin Splinter & His Splendid Splinter Ideas

RA Cook (Rebecca) busy illustrating a page for Calvin Splinter & His Splendid Splinter Ideas