Billy & Milly, Short & Silly
Follow Billy and Milly through thirteen adventures in these funny and simple short stories. Through very basic storytelling, these brief narratives are told in only three or four words apiece. For example, Stoops (Billy and Milly sit on their front stoops as the ice cream truck drives by.), Hoops (Billy shoots his basketball), Scoops (as Milly licks her ice cream cone), Oops (until the ball hits the cone and squashes her ice cream!).
Born in New York City, Eve Feldman spent her first few years in a small Brooklyn apartment on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean. Her family at the time included her parents, an older sister, and a younger brother. Ms. Feldman earned a B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College and a master's degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. She spent eight years abroad where she continued to explore her love of language and languages. The Feldmans have two grown sons and two grandchildren (so many more stories!) When not writing, Ms. Feldman enjoys new and old friends, chocolate, laughing, and visiting schools to share her contagious enthusiasm for reading and writing.