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Mac and Madi do everything together! But when it comes to sports, these two girls have completely different ideas of fun. Mac is a tennis prodigy, while Madi loves to score goals on the soccer field. But they are determined not to let their differences get in the way of their unstoppable friendship – read on to discover how!
A perfect gift for twins of all ages, this heartwarming children’s story is a brilliant and engaging read which teaches kids all about the value of being yourself and supporting others. With a special focus on siblings cheering each other on, Mac & Madi Get Sporty shows your kids that even if you like different things, that won’t stop you from being friends and supporting each other.
"Mac and Madi's parents made excellent action-based decisions about how to help their children develop individuality.With a deep appreciation for the closeness that twins share, they gave their children opportunities to try different sports activities together and to make their own decision." ~ Barbara Klein, Ph.D.
Mac and Madi are identical twins who do everything together. Everything! But life is about to change. Mac is a tennis prodigy, while Madi loves to score goals on the soccer field. Faced with some tough decisions, Mac and Madi agree to go their separate ways and focus on their respective sports. But will the choice to do things differently make or break their seemingly unbreakable bond? "Mac & Madi Get Sporty" is n engaging and entertaining read for children ages 1-8 in general -- and all twins in particular! Focusing on supporting and cheering each other on as twins and teaching kids about embracing their differences, "Mac & Madi Get Sporty" is a unique and especially recommended addition to family, daycare center, preschool, elementary school, and community library picture book collections.
Born and raised in Rhode Island, Linda Herron knows firsthand what it is like to grow up as an identical twin. In fact, the most wonderful part of her childhood was spending time with her best friend and twin sister.
Because Linda recognizes the unique bond—and the unique challenges—that being a twin entails, she was inspired to create a series of children’s stories about being an identical twin. Her book series name is Twins Mac & Madi.
When she isn’t writing children’s books, Linda spends some of her time writing business articles and blogs. As a Financial expert, she provides strategic advice that transforms businesses by boosting profitability. Her financial expertise has been featured on media outlets including American Express, LendingTree, and Daily Business News, and she holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Bryant University.
Today, Linda lives in California and enjoys the sunny, seventy-five-degree weather every day. Though her twin still lives in Rhode Island, they visit each other to spend time together.
If you’d like to learn more, purchase books, or join her mailing list, you can connect with Linda via her website www.lherron.com or her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter accounts.