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Meet my son…. Ryan Lewis Merritt is an award-winning filmmaker, writer, and musician. Check out his website to see his short films as well as scripts for film, television and a catalog of over 200 original songs as a composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist. I am very proud to call this wonderful man my son.… Continue reading Check out these other talented authors

“Granny Mouse Ears” has been translated into Japanese!

Thanks to my high school classmate, Atsuko (Sukie) Takase, for arranging the translation of my first children’s book into Japanese. Sukie was our foreign exchange student in our senior year of high school. Sukie teaches English in Japan and two of her students took on the task of translating “Granny Mouse Ears” into Japanese. Below… Continue reading “Granny Mouse Ears” has been translated into Japanese!

About the Author

Jo Anne Cushman Burrill is the seventh and youngest daughter born to Italian parents.  Both sets of her grandparents came from Italy to settle in Upstate New York in the early 1900s.  She met her wonderful husband in kindergarten and he has been so supportive in making her dream of publishing a book become a… Continue reading About the Author

A little more about my books

Granny Mouse Ears Sometimes people wish that they could change a certain thing about their appearance. It really doesn’t matter how you look; it’s what’s inside your heart that counts and what people love about you. Enjoy how you look in the mirror and never forget that you are special. Always keep in mind how… Continue reading A little more about my books

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