Play the Game of Helping Authors

Ants came marching

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Big Ships

Big Ships Cover

A book for the older young readers about ships of the Great Lakes.  I have taken on the task of illustrating this one myself.  The illustrations will be completed in the near future.

Richard Rensberry, Author at QuickTurtle Books®

For the Love of Books



Our book signings at Amish Country Natural Products are always a delight. Not only do we sell many of our titles there but we get to meet with and make friends with so many good folks in our community. We are blessed to have this wonderful health food store in our rural neighborhood of Fairview, Michigan. Continue reading

Links to e-Book Give Away, Oct. 20, 21, & 22  Goblin’s Goop  Christmas Christmas Everyday  Colors Talk  How the Snake Got Its Tail   The Love Tree City Slicker’s Guide to the Amish Country  The Wolf Pack Moon  If I Were A Garden

Richard Rensberry, Author at QuickTurtle Books®


Rhyme Your Way into a Child’s Heart


If being a successful children’s book author is one of your dreams, may I suggest rhyme be part and parcel to your writing arsenal. Children can be a rather finicky and discerning audience when it comes to words that grab their precious attention. As a writer I have always gravitated to alliterative sound and rhyme to help achieve this task. I believe rhyme can be used as a major gimmick for capturing and maintaining a child’s interest. Continue reading