Color-Your-Own version, $7.99
Kindle Edition, $1.99
by Kevin D. Hendricks and Lexi Hendricks
I was reminded immediately of one of my all-time favorite books, Eloise by Kay Thompson. I keep my hardcover copy nearby and reread Eloise's colloquy with her tutor, Philip whenever I need a lift. I'm imagining I'll be returning to The Stephanies again and again for a similar foray into joy. I'm considering getting a Color-Your-Own version as well and invite you to do likewise.
Note: During November, half the profits for The Stephanies will be going to First Book, which gives books to kids in need.
* No one named a baby "Meredith" during the 1950s and especially not a girl, so I never had to encounter another Meredith until I was well into adulthood. Basically jumped out of my skin the first time I heard a woman yelling, "Meredith!" in a department store. She didn't sound like my mother, but still...