Mermaids Fast Asleep Story Hour and Puppet Party at Book and Puppet Co.

I had fantastic fun singing my lullaby picture book in Easton, PA! There was a packed house for story hour at Book and Puppet Co., February 17, 2019. Kids got to color and create their own mermaid themed puppets and perform their own puppet show after getting a special sneak peek of “Mermaids Fast Asleep”. […]

The Cutest Event in the World

Is a Mermaid Puppet Party Ah, sweet success!On Sunday Feb. 17 we had a Mermaid Puppet Party at Book & Puppet Co., where the children made their own paper puppets. There were cupcakes and I sang the Mermaids Fast Asleep lullaby along to the book. Then the children danced their mermaid puppets to sleep.There was […]

Mermaids Fast Asleep Event Options

Information for Bookstores and Educators Interested in Booking Robin Riding Puppet Shows and Creative Workshops for Children featuring Robin Riding, author, educator and performer • Robin Riding sings her picture book, Mermaids Fast Asleep, with musical accompaniment. • The performance of the lullaby can be extended with a group-particpation puppet show. • Customized events from 20 minutes […]

Words, Words, Words

I love words! Beautiful long languid words like samovar and formaldehyde, chewy short words like toast and rub, silly-sounding words such as garboil and dingle, hard-to-say words like defunct and hare-brained, I adore them all. I have a special fondness for mysterious words like cabochon and skipping words like triskaidekaphobia, and I’m even a friend some rather naughty words, such […]