The Turkey Ball

Now A Motion Picture!

A Witches' Ball

From Brain Power Studio,

Inspired by the book!


Second Grade Here I Come Book Cover
Preschool Here I Come Book Cover

King Louie's Shoes

St. Patrick's Day Here I Come book order link
The Bunny Ball
Grasshopper Pie and Other Poems


Kindergarten Here I Come
Daniel Boom AKA Loud Boy 1: Sound Off!
The Witches' Ball



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...

Confessions of a Milk Addict

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

Available for free on the App Store for iPhone & iPad

Holiday board books from PSS!/Penguin Young Readers

How to be Kind in Kindergarten
Loud Boy trailer
The Snow Ball
Hanukkah, Here I Come!
Daniel Boom AKA Loud Boy 4: Grow Up!

A Series To Help Children prepare for the Milestones in Their Lives!

Ages 3-8

Christmas, Here I Come!

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

"A helpful addition to any kindergarten shelf... Adult and children will have fun reading this primer together..."


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

Theo's Thanksgiving

"...characters that present ethnic and racial diversity join with rhyming verse to remind readers of the importance of kindness..."





D.J. Steinberg, author
Robert Neubecker, illustrator

Junior Library Guild Selection, 2017

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


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.”


Valentine's Day Here I Come book order link
A Witches' Ball movie poster
Summer Vacation Here I Come book order

"Children can celebrate the special teacher in their life with this collection of short poems that sings the praises of the excellent educator they know and love. This is the perfect gift book for any teacher."

Download The Snow Ball eBook

Illustrations Copyright Adrian C. Sinnott

First Grade Here I Come
Daniel Boom AKA Loud Boy 2: Mac Attack!

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 now on  CLICK COVER FOR LINK.

Caveman Manners and Other Polite Poems
The Beach Ball
Club Pet and Other Funny Poems

Illustrations Copyright Brian Smith

Passover, Here I Come!

"A mirror that captures love and reflects it back to its source..." 

Monster Mall and Other Spooky Poems
Daniel Boom AKA Loud Boy 3: Game On!

Award-winning graphic novel series: