Ten Pins

Highlights Magazine, June 2013

A concrete bowling poem

LeVar Burton reads Young Henry and the Dragon on the

Reading Rainbow IPad app!


See the story on Huffington Post where Young Henry and the Dragon

is featured in the slide show


Young Henry and the Dragon has been chosed as a

selection for the 2013 Sakura Medal!


Young Henry and the Dragon is a finalist for the

2012 Colorado Book Awards!

Available Now

Young Henry and the Dragon

(Shenanigan Books)


A rhyming picture book about a young squire and a fire-breathing dragon.

By Jeanne Kaufman

Illustrated by Daria Tessler

Catch the Moon

High Five Magazine, March 2012

An action rhyme

On Deck

Highlights, June 2011

A baseball poem

An Elephant's Trunk

Turtle Magazine, May/June 2011

A poem about a multipurpose nose

Coming 2011 

Grandpa's Skateboard

School Magazine of Australia

a short story

Rocket-powered airboards are fun, but Grandpa shows that you can have a great time rolling on the ground.