StoryTime: Now We Are Six

Now We Are Six is a book of thirty-five children’s verses by A. A. Milne, with illustrations by E. H. Shepard. It was first published in 1927 including poems such as “King John’s Christmas,” “Binker,” and “Pinkle Purr.” Eleven of the poems in the collection are accompanied by illustrations featuring Winnie-the-Pooh. Foundation friend Marcia Woodridge reads classic verses from Now […]

Lupe Lupita Where Are You?/Lupe Lupita, ¿dónde Estás?

The Jeffrey Foundation’s friend Amy Manuel Perez reads “Lupe Lupita Where Are You?/Lupe Lupita, ¿dónde Estás?” by Gladys Rosa-Mendoza (with illustrations by Ana Ochoa). It’s never too early to introduce children to language concepts. This charming English and Spanish learning book teaches preschoolers basic prepositions in a fun and engaging way. Follow adorable little Lupe Lupita as she takes the […]

Click, Clack, Moo Cows That Type

The Jeffrey Foundation’s friend Amy Manuel Perez reads “Click, Clack, Moo Cows That Type” by Doreen Cronin (and pictures by Betsy Lewin). The book tells the story of Farmer Brown’s cows, who find an old typewriter in the barn and proceed to write letters to Farmer Brown, making various demands and then going on strike when they aren’t met.

To Jeffrey with Love: The Alyce Morris Winston Story

Proceeds from “To Jeffrey with Love” go to support programs at the Jeffrey Foundation In 1964, Alyce Morris Winston was a sought-after model married to a successful businessman. When their adopted son, Jeffrey, was diagnosed with Muscular Dystrophy, Alyce’s world fell apart. Jeffrey’s illness took a toll on her marriage, eventually causing Alyce to divorce. Moving to Los Angeles after […]