where is simon, sandy?

where is simon, sandy?


where is simon, sandy?


where is simon, sandy?

short stories






Contact Donna Seim

Charley events:

If you would like Donna to bring Charley to your school or upcoming event please contact her at dseim@comcast.net

Spencer Pierce Little Farm, Newbury, MA.
Author’s Day at Strawbery Banke Museum, Portsmouth, NH.
Candle Light Stroll Strawbery Banke Museum, Portsmouth, NH.
Cashman School, Amesbury, Mass Books and Things, Norway, ME.
New Hampshire Farm Museum, Milton, NH.
Haverhill, High School, Haverhill, MA.
Book Worm Cafe, Rowley, MA.
Pollard School, Plaistow, NH.
Bridgton Books, Bridgton, ME.
Molin School, Newburyport, MA. Charley presentation and signed books presented to all fourth grade students
Nicols Village, Groveland, MA. Discussion and presentation of Charley
Danvers Community TV interview
Bresnahan School, Newburyport, MA.
Buttonwoods Museum, children's author panel discussion
Newburyport Writer's Group discussion of Charley
Molin School, Newburyport, MA. Grade four, mystery reader of Charley
Washburn Norlands Living History Museum, Fall Festival 2013 Livermore, ME.
Barnes & Noblel, Newington, NH.
Boston Book Festival, Boston, MA.
White Birch Books, North Conway, NH.
Boston Public Library, South End, Boston, MA.
Children's Museum & Theater of Maine, Portland, ME.
Blue Bunny Bookstore, Dedham, MA.
The Victoria Library, Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos Islands
The Unicorn Book Store, Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands
Kennebooks, Kennebunk, ME.
Gibson House Museum, Boston, MA.
Wenham Museum, Wenham, MA.
Effingham Library , Effingham, NH.

Launch and party at The Dragon's Nest toy store, Newburyport, MA, Saturday, November 5, 2011, 1:00 — 4:00 p.m.

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The Launch of SATCHI AND LITTLE STAR is about to begin.


Susan and Donna cutting the ribbon on their third book together!


Donna and her fabulous Manager, Martin.


Kristin, owner of the Dragon's Nest and Donna's favorite redhead.


Horse Cookies, made by Donna


Schleich horses, Little Star look alikes!


Our very first and very enthusiastic customers!


Some very special fans!


Jay Bowen, President of the Boston Animal Rescue League!


The very first read aloud of SATCHI AND LITTLE STAR!



  • The winner of the coloring contest, one happy lad, and his big brother! Unicorn Bookstore, Provo, TCI. December 3, 2011
  • The launch at The Unicorn bookstore, in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands. My friend Satchi came to get her own copy!
  • New England Historic Society at the Pierce Little Farm. Farm Friends, making donkey tails to play pin the tail on Sandy. We fed the animals on the farm then we read WHERE IS SIMON, SANDY? and SATCHI AND LITTLE STAR.

Satchi and Little Star signing at the Museum on Grand Turk.

  • Setting up in front of the historic Guinep House which holds the Turks and Caicos National Museum.
  • Nikki Jennings, coordinator of the Children's Club at the Turks and Caicos National Museum is helping show the pictures for the reading of SATCHI AND LITTLE STAR. December 10, 2011
  • Nikki Jennings, coordinator of the Children's Club at the Turks and Caicos National Museum is helping show the pictures for the reading of SATCHI AND LITTLE STAR. December 10, 2011
  • All kinds of friends came to visit the museum for the reading of Satchi and Little Star!

Farm Friends at the Pierce Little Farm, Historic New England

The Unicorn Bookstore, Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands

Turks and Caicos National Museum, Front Street, Grand Turk

The Salt Museum, Grand Turk, TCI

The Dizzy Donkey, Carnival Cruise Center, Grand Turk, TCI

Salt Cay Elementary School, Salt Cay, TCI

Books to be Red, Ocracoke, NC

New Market Elementary School, New Market, NH

Newbury Elementary School, Newbury, MA

River Valley Charter School, Newburyport, MA

Denmark Arts Center, Denmark, ME

Bertram and Oliver Booksellers, 73 Main Street, Amesbury, MA

The Unicorn Bookstore, Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Island

Turks and Caicos National Museum

The Book Rack Bookstore, Newburyport, MA

Water Street Books, Exeter, NH

Bridgton Bookstore, Bridgton Maine

Toodleloo's, toy and bookstore in Gloucester, MA

Bridgton Library, Bridgton, Maine

If you would like to schedule an event or reading contact Donna!