BYoung Author

Dream Your Life and Live Your Dreams

What is your dream? 

I write books and short stories for the well-being, empowerment and inspiration of children and adults.

This is a dream come true for me. 

Feel free to contact me and stay in touch via my email, and newsletter for announcements.

Here's to Your Heart-Inspired Success,




"Beautiful book !"

~  Peggy, California

"Dance through life." is my favorite."

~ Karen, dancer, California

"Fred immediately read it cover to cover, completely enchanted."

~ Susan, gift to father, North Carolina

"'Always remember grace' is my favorite pearl, funny story."

~ David, Illinois

"This book feels so good."

~ James, California

Children's Books by Barbara

Grandma Lost Cuddles!

An emotion-filled and heart-warming adventure with dementia. Click Image to Read More >>>

"This is a good story. I want this book."

~ 8 year-old to mother


"Thank you for writing this. This is so needed."

~A teacher about "Grandma Lost Cuddles!" and the Adventures with Dementia Series.

"Emmy is darling and a terrific role model for my children who have a grandfather with dementis."

~ Mother of three, ages 14 mos, 4 yrs, 6 yrs

"My son LOVES Cuddles!"

~ Father, son 15 mos.


"I read your book, Grandma Lost Cuddles, my grandson and I both loved it. It will definitely be in the re-read pile."

"I just loved the sweet story."

~ Cindy M.

Nonfiction Books by Barbara

The Heart that Rocks Health Care

An empowerment book for nurses. Click Image to Read More >>>

"Very interesting, behind the scenes of what nurses do."

~ Carol, Massachusetts

"This book feels like a safety net from the stress inherent to the profession."

~ Dr. Angela Lauria, The Author's Way

"Barbara, Your experience and knowledge is very credible on this subject."

~ Deborah, Virginia

"Barbara's empathy, care and support are apparent on every page."

~ Jackie, Virginia



for "On the Porch with Miss Lizzy"

~ Northern Califoria Publishers and Authors.


#1 Best Seller

The Heart that Rocks Health Care

~ Amazon

Second Place Ribbon

Grandma Lost Cuddles! 

~ Nevada County Draft Horse Classic & Harvest Fair




Photography Books by Barbara


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