- Marianne Stewart, Retired Early Childhood Educator
"Kizzie's tall tale is as much fun as low tide at the beach!... she weaves in the practice of leaving living creatures in their natural habitat... Kizzie gives voice to sea creatures rarely heard from...
Scott's charming illustrations... help imaginations of all ages run wild with the dachshunds on the sand!"
- Laura Firth Markley, Beach Naturalist and Researcher
(p. 30 HFCTB)
"...Young children will be mesmerized by the sophisticated yet accessible language and metaphors. ...art work is gorgeous...warm-hearted story that will be a joy to read over and over!
- Kim Votry, Author, My Own Magic
"Brimming with the kindness of friends... a magical seaside tale!"
- Mary Kay Sneeringer, Owner Edmonds Bookshop
"...this whimsical touching fable models the values of compassion, collaboration, and love as caring pathways for creating understanding and empathy for others.
- Ellin Snow, MSW