Catherine has an associate degree in English from Raritan Valley Community College in New Jersey. She is a mother and grandmother, originally from Brooklyn, New York, and moved to New Jersey in 1976 and still resides in the Garden State.
From childhood, Catherine has always had a passion for writing poems, short stories, and quotes. She has written a series of children's books called "Duke's Nose", "Paper Clip Travels" and is working on "Little Stories of Life" a short story collection for adults about love, life, and faith. Since 2008 she has published eight books and her stand-alone novel is due out in 2022.
Catherine works in the communications field and writes part-time hoping her works will lead to a rewarding career as a full-time author. Her other writings include blogs and articles in light of her passions of reading, writing, and crafts. This newly designed website is created by her own design.
Aside from her writing, she also sells handmade items at her GraCeeDesignsstore on etsy.com. She teaches instruction for her crafts and uploads her audiobooks which she reads herself at GraCee Designs on YouTube.com. With her many interests and drive to succeed, there is surely more to come for this author.
"Little Stories of Life" is a collection of short stories that has something for everyone. As we all know, life can be happy, sad, exciting, and full of surprises and in each of these stories, you will be captured by the character's adventure of emotion. Follow Ryan, Elena, Charles, and the rest of the characters as they share their experiences and journey through their little stories of life.
It’s a new season and springtime brings more heartwarming short stories of life, love, and faith. In this collection you will find out what happens to Christian, meet Emma, and fall in love with a special child named Mary. Other new characters will capture your heart as well, and you will be moved by each of them as you journey into their lives. Spring Edition is truly another inspiring book of short stories for everyone.
Winter has arrived and this season brings more heartwarming stories of life, love, and hope. In this collection, you will find out what's next for Kate, dream with Sally, and listen to the thoughts of some special wedding guests. These and other new stories will capture your heart, and you will come together with the characters as you journey into their lives.
Duke’s Day at the Farm: Shapes is part of an exciting series of books for children, called Duke’s Nose. This collection of books is about a dog named Duke and his ever-changing nose. In this particular book, the reader travels with Duke and his wondrous nose to Spinland Farm and discovers different shapes hidden on the farm. A child not only has fun but also learns through repetition and imagination. Your child will be entertained by this furry little dog and you will see and feel the anticipation they have as they wait to see the next shape of Duke’s unique nose. What shape is Duke’s nose? Let’s take a trip to the farm and see…
Duke's Day at Home: Colors is part of an exciting series of books for children, called Duke's Nose. This delightful collection of books are about a dog named Duke and his very special nose. In these books, the reader travels with Duke and his wondrous nose to different places. A child not only has fun but also learns through repetition and imagination. In this book, we spend time at Duke's home and learn colors through his activities of the day. You will be amazed at how much your child will be entertained by this furry little dog, as they wait to see what happens to Duke's unique nose. What color is Duke's nose? Let's look inside and see...
Duke's Day at the Pet Store: Numbers is the third book about a dog named Duke and his wondrous nose. In this book, Duke visits the pet store on adoption day and spends time with his friends as they wait to go to their new homes. Duke will help your child learn how to count while having fun as they read about Duke's adventure. What number do you see? Let's find out.
Duke's Day at the Park: Sports is the fourth book in the series for children called "Duke's Nose". In this book, Duke travels to his neighborhood indoor, outdoor park to play and teach children about sports. Children learn about sports by repetition and through Duke's ever-changing nose. What sport does Duke play? Let's see...
Meet Parker Paperclip. He travels all over the world and meets other paper clips. On his journey, he meets a chef, a librarian, and other fellow paperclips with interesting stories to tell.
Follow him and his adventures all over the world. You never know where he will travel next.
Amazon has just launched Kindle Vella a new way to read amazing stories. Start for free and read my first story "The Kingdom of Mere" and follow Princess Gwendolyn on her journey of mystery and adventure..!
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