Illustrations Copyright Adrian C. Sinnott

My first published book from way back in 2004, STILL IN PUBLICATION

Monster Mall and Other Spooky Poems
The Beach Ball

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NOW A MOVIE FROM BRAIN POWER STUDIO! 

Daniel Boom AKA Loud Boy 3: Game On!

King Louie's Shoes

This is the book that started it all!  Written for my first son when he was a baby, I illustrated it and self-published it, available on Lulu.com.

Preschool Here I Come Book Cover
How to be Kind in Kindergarten
Passover, Here I Come!

Illustrations Copyright Liz Conrad, except Theo's Thanksgiving copyright Julia Woolf

2 THINGS I LOVE:  LOOKING AT THE WORLD THROUGH A CHILD'S EYES, AND HUMOROUS RHYMES, SO WHEN LEGENDARY EDITOR JANE O'CONNOR CAME TO ME WITH THIS "HERE I COME" CONCEPT, I WAS ALL IN!   SALES JUST KEEP CLIMBING (2.3 MILLION BOOKS IN PRINT) AND A LOT MORE BOOKS IN THE WORKS!

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Special edition family gift book for new babies or one-year-old birthdays. In Confessions of a Milk Addict, the first-time dad/author records the wonders of life’s first year in a collection of pictures and rhymes. This unique journal captures the heart and humor of the most dramatic year of life for both baby and parent, a journey of discovery from spit up to first steps and everything in between. So relax, pour a tall glass of milk, and step inside. You may never look at babies the same again...

Second Grade Here I Come Book Cover
First Grade Here I Come
A Witches' Ball movie poster
Daniel Boom AKA Loud Boy 2: Mac Attack!

Holiday books from PSS!/Penguin Young Readers

it was quickly followed by these other rhyming early readers (Ages 5-8) illustrated by the great Adrian Sinnott...

Caveman Manners and Other Polite Poems

BEST-SELLING 'HERE I COME!' SERIES

Daniel Boom AKA Loud Boy 1: Sound Off!
The Witches' Ball

Download The Snow Ball eBook

The Bunny Ball
The Turkey Ball

Award-winning graphic novel series:

NEWEST RELEASE!

Christmas, Here I Come!

BOOKS

The Snow Ball

AND NOW CELEBRATING THE HOLIDAYS!

Theo's Thanksgiving

This is an adorable small-format book (just right for your backpack!) that hopes to build a little more kindness in our world... we'll start with the children! 

Grasshopper Pie and Other Poems
Club Pet and Other Funny Poems
Hanukkah, Here I Come!
Daniel Boom AKA Loud Boy 4: Grow Up!
Loud Boy trailer

D.J. Steinberg, author
Robert Neubecker, illustrator

Junior Library Guild Selection, 2017


“Young readers will kick up their heels..."

—Kirkus

Readers young and old will relate to this silly and sweet story of King Louie XIV—-a man who had it all, but still felt small.”

—Goodreads

Available for free on the App Store for iPhone & iPad

Illustrations Copyright Brian Smith

Confessions of a Milk Addict
Kindergarten Here I Come

COMING SOON!

Now A Motion Picture!


A Witches' Ball


From Brain Power Studio,

Inspired by the book!