Synopses & Reviews
Petals & Pages Press introduces the second in their new series: Seniors Illustrated, written for the rapidly expanding elder population, both at home and in senior care communities. Volume 2 features two great short stories: Cactus Flowers and Friends and The Great Potato Drop, and more delightful poetry. Seniors are the main characters in these stories but people of many ages will enjoy sharing the books with loved ones. Perfect for reading clubs, each large print page of the story is matched with a reinforcing picture, according to recommendations made by senior citizens and activity professionals. Cactus Flowers & Friends is a story about how a rare plant blooming brings a neighborhood together. The Great Potato Drop bring Flo and Claire, the pranksters from Whispering Winds Senior Center back, complete with a truck load of potatoes, a lot of soup kitchens and food pantries and a community willing to be the solution to hunger. Based on a true story. Four volumes of Seniors Illustrated will be released each year. Fiction, nonfiction, multicultural legends, poetry and/or activities, even a few trivia quizzes, will be included, always having the senior population at heart.
Written for the rapidly expanding elder population, this edition features two great short stories and delightful poetry that feature seniors as the main characters.