"How refreshing to have a book with such wonderful morals and message for all children and parents to hear. Mary Rose and Darryl Green have a way of making reading exciting for children and create a tool for teachers to use in the classroom; a gift not all authors poses."Five More" is not only a must read but also a must for any bookshelf, school or home."
- Ingrid Ehrensbeck, Second Grade National Board Certified Teacher, Common Core Lead Teacher K-2
"As an elementary school teacher for over fourteen years, I am constantly in search of great books to use in my classroom! Five More of You is a delightful read and has definitely earned a prominent spot upon my classroom bookshelf! The relatable story told through the fun rhyming pattern with bright illustrations make this book a kid-pleaser that is sure to capture the hearts of readers both young and old!" - Dawn Barrett, 2nd grade teacher in Woodstock, Georgia
"This tongue-in-cheek, wonderfully written and vibrantly illustrated story about a growing family will have you laughing and crying at the same time. Mary Rose and Darryl Green have perfectly captured the essence of parenthood in all its emotionally draining glory. With its clever rhymes and melodic cadence-it's a perfect book to be read aloud to young children." - Michele Yulo, Author
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About the Author
As part of her teaching career, Mary Rose became fond of using literature based lessons to teach math and science to her students. She includes many of these ideas in her writing projects, including "Five More of You." She continues to teach math at the middle/high school level.
Mary Rose holds an M.S. in Reading from the University at Albany, New York and a B.A. with dual degrees in Math and Education K-12 from the Potsdam College of the State University of New York. She has authored various educational articles including "Meter Street for Mailbox Magazine."
Darryl Green grew up in the foothills of the beautiful Adirondack Mountains, where he developed a love of reading, writing and nature at an early age. As part of his career as an IT professional, he has had the pleasure of visiting and living in several places,exposing him to numerous cultures and many interesting people.
Darryl now makes his home in Woodstock, GA, with his wife, Mary Rose M. Green and their two daughters. Darryl holds an M.A. in Organizational Communication from the University at Albany, New York and a B.A. with dual degrees in Computer and Information Science and Philosophy from the Potsdam College of the State University of New York. He has authored or contributed to scholarly articles and publications on topics ranging from Information Science to Electronic Recordkeeping.