Archive for the ‘MY PUBLISHED BOOKS’ Category


Do you believe America’s youth can change the racial divide in the United States? I do! I believe Obama won because of all the young people that voted for him. In my newest book, I talk about how young people can change the landscape of racism in America. Here’s the link to my book on Amazon:…/…/ref=sr_1

Even Hollywood is changing for the better by making for more shows with African Americans. There is hope around the corner.

BookCover5x8_BW_80 (1)


Marie and Her Friend the Sea Turtle
María y su amiga la Tortuga del mar
Marie et son amie la Tortue de mer
Trilingual book with English/French/Spanish  text on each page side by side
Format: 8.5 x 11 Color Paperback
ISBN:  978-1-4327-2377-4
Cover Price: $14.95
Pages: 36
Category: Children’s
Available at:
Distributed via: Ingram, Baker & Taylor
Published by: Outskirts Press, Inc.
Full trade discount at:
Publication Date:  Mar 24, 2009

This story is about the love that developed between a little girl named Marie and a stranded sea turtle. The story tells the struggles Marie had as she helped the sea turtle back out to sea.

Esta historia es sobre el amor que se desarrolló entre una niña llamaba María y una tortuga que vino a tierra para poner sus huevos. La historia cuenta las dificultades que tenía María para regresar la tortuga de nuevo al océano.

Cette histoire est au sujet de l’amour qui s’est développé entre une petite fille qui s’appelait Marie et une tortue de mer qui est venue sur le sable pour pondre ses oeufs. L’histoire raconte les dificultés que Marie a rencontrées pour remettre la tortue dans l’océan.

About the Author:
Nicole Weaver is a veteran teacher of French and Spanish at the middle school and high school levels. She lives in Littleton, Colorado, with her husband Steven. They have three children Jean-Paul, Michèle and Luc.

Ruben Chavez – Illustrator and fine artist. Ruben Chavez was born in San Francisco, California. He graduated from the Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design in Denver, Colorado. He loves to render people in various mediums, with the intent of capturing their spirit and soul. He lives in Denver with his wife and two children.

 Where to Purchase Marie and Her friend the Sea Turtle: