This children’s book, Did I Meet Santa?, is based on a true story that took place one brisk sunny morning in December while on an annual trek to the hills looking for a Christmas tree and to cut some firewood. Continue reading →
Last Day of the Season From A Baseball’s Point of View is a children’s story about baseball and a child who bravely handles a physical disability. The book was first published in 2003 by California Continue reading →
Déjà vu can be scary, fun, humbling, overwhelming and confusing, or perhaps a combination of some or all the above. This déjà vu began over twenty-five years ago for Award-winning Author Ron Hughart at a small restaurant in Placerville, California, and still has him baffled.
The Place Beyond the Dust Bowl is a gripping account of life after the “Grapes of Wrath.” It is the story of the plight of Hughart’s migrant family from the Dust Bowl of America, who fled to California and the West to start life anew.
A former school teacher, award-winning author Ron Hughart wrote this book with past students in mind. Although he changed the names, students described in, ‘Meet the Kids in Room ‘22’’ are based on individuals he remembers from his own fifth-grade classes.
This is an excellent book. Once I started reading it I didn’t want to stop. The content was really engaging. The writer done such a good job writing the book that I felt like if I personally knew him once Continue reading →
Teachers looking for migrant biographies will find this book an excellent resource. Ron Hughart writes in a comfortable “talkative” style. He makes the reader ponder his own life and how events shape the way one sees the world. The reader Continue reading →