Author: Vered

more monkey business

What’s inside: monkeys (you know how I feel about them) + more book deals It turns out that African kites aren’t the only predators interested in weaver bird eggs. A few days ago, something leaped into the trees by our

Posted in Gifts & Treats

Out of Africa & into my home

Some of you have asked for photos. I don’t usually include these in my emails, because some email providers don’t like photos (they either block them or spam the whole email). So I’ve put some up here for your visual

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The Sound of Stories

Long before we invented written language, we were telling stories. The urge to share the details of an event or the latest gossip is part of human nature. Oral story telling is still an integral part of many African cultures.

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These stones may break your bones

The time is now: Stones of Nairobi has been officially launched! I am SO excited to share this story with you. If you have as much fun reading it as I had writing it, you’re going to love it. Reviewers

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When a spotted genet eats your bird…

What’s inside: 8-for-1 book bonus & launch info; A cute, fuzzy carnivore One evening, I received a phone call from my husband. This isn’t unusual. The strange thing was that he was downstairs when he phoned me. After urgently whispering

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