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About Ronald Destra
Ronald Destra is a children book author, illustrator, and publisher of educational and best selling storybooks. Each books has a unique storyline & moral lesson.
Discover best selling Kids story books online at RonaldDestra.com. Our books have beautiful illustrations and storyline that teach difficult topics to children.
Ronald Destra is an award winning author from The Authors Show, "50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading."
His books include:
Best Friends, Santa's Little Helper, The Birthday Party, Hoppy the Frog, Tommy the Giraffe, The Little Hero, Fluffy the Bird, The Tattoo, Scrappy the Dog, The Zoo, A Teddy for Jackie Jr, Be Brave, Jeremy Gets It Right, Who Is The Brave One Now, and much more.
Ronald Destra is the co-founder of Destra World Books Publishing, Destra World Law, Destra World Security and Destra World Media.
His passion is to help younger children learn that they do have a purpose in life and to never give up.
For more information, please visit RonaldDestra.com & DestraWorldBooksPublishing.com
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A day at the zoo may seem like fun, but something's going on, and the animals can't seem to get along with each other.
So what happens when an argument breaks out between the lion and the zebra, the lynx and the monkey, the bear and the elephant, and all the other zoo animals?
Read the story and find out in this amazing book for children and preteens.
This incredibly fun and witty book was carefully written by the experts of the genre to make reading fun and appealing, and it's perfect for kids of all ages.
The story focuses on the relationships created among the zoo animals, and it raises a wide range of issues, from friendship and temper management to captivity and proper behavior.
The simple and easy to understand text will give children the opportunity to have fun through reading and will give parents and teachers a starting point for discussion and exchange of ideas.
The book will help its readers understand a life lesson on team work and collaboration towards a common goal while having fun, as well as recognize the importance of temper control and getting along.
Children and grown-ups will love the funny dialogue just as much as they will love the beautiful and colorful illustrations that will make reading more exciting than ever.
The text will also give children the opportunity to learn more about wild animals, their names and eating habits, as well as new vocabulary and expressions.
The Zoo is a book that should be read by every child and preteens, and also by parents and teachers.
So get a copy now and give your children the opportunity to learn and grow through this story.
When Tommy sees a storm coming in the distance, he warns the other animals and they all take shelter. He is surprised to discover that his helpfulness has earned him some new friends. He bravely begins to do more for others. Being useful inspires him to look beyond his awkward height and all the ways he is different. Not everyone in the Savanna is thankful, of course, some animals would love to eat him, but that doesn't stop Tommy from doing his best every day.
One day, poachers are heading toward Tommy and his friends. This puts the community's safety in danger! Motivated by love, Tommy realizes he is able to safeguard the lives of others and, in turn, learns something about himself that is very surprising.
Vividly illustrated, Tommy the Giraffe is a heartwarming animal tales children of all ages will relate to. It teaches valuable lessons about grace, purpose and caring about others in spite of their actions, while emphasizing the importance of accepting and loving ourselves.
Are you looking for a great way to spend quality time with your children before bedtime? Do you want to teach your kids the importance of being bold and brave in today's world that will serve them later in life? If yes, then this captivating story is just what your child needs.
Who Is The Brave One Now follows the journey of Little Steve from being a scaredy-cat who was deathly afraid of the dark and dreaded bedtime, to a bold brave boy willing to face his biggest fears head-on.
When Little Steve eavesdropped on the conversation between his brother and friends about their plans to do something really daring. He immediately wanted in, but his brother won't allow him to join because Little Steve was too easily scared.
So he decided to get rid of his fear once and for all, by visiting the most haunted house in his neighborhood under the cover of darkness to prove a point to his brother.
Brimming with colorful illustrations, memorable characters, and an engaging plot, Who Is The Brave One Now will help your children overcome their fears and encourage them to be brave, even when they feel scared and overwhelmed.
Will Little Steve be able to overcome his fear of darkness forever? Or will the fear be too overwhelming for him to handle?
Scroll to the top of the page and click the "Buy Now with 1-Click" button to find out!
Hoppy had one thing in common with other frogs: he was a tiny tadpole. But as he grew, his abilities grew with him. Soon he found himself in races with other frogs, but they were no match for his awesome ability to leap great distances. Hoppy was possibly the best hopper in the entire land and waterways. He was born to race!
The king held a great contest for the best racer the frog world had ever seen. With the hand of the king's beautiful daughter in marriage as the prize, it was only natural for Hoppy to sign up, but before the D-day, an unfortunate event stopped him in his tracks.
Will Hoppy be able to overcome the obstacles in his way in order to win the hand of the king's beautiful daughter in marriage? Scroll up and click the link to find out!
Ronald Destra is an author that writes children's books with unique storylines and moral lessons. Hoppy the Frog is a story that teaches the importance of working hard and never giving up. It is perfect as a bedtime story to read to your kids before you turn out the lights!
The Birthday Party is a book about a young Hebrew boy who turns twelve, but he believes everyone has forgotten his birthday including his parents and friends. He is disheartened by his friends and family not caring about his birthday, having to go through a hectic day while his friends are avoiding him in school not knowing they are planning to throw him the best surprise party ever!
Can his parents, Johnny and other friends pull off the best birthday party ever! Or will their surprise party turn to disaster?
Pick up your copy today!
You see Jackie Junior was born with a horrible spinal condition that prevented him from ever standing or walking. Doctors were absolutely certain that he was doomed never to walk, always to be different from anyone else.
But, to their surprise, Jackie was a fighter. All that was needed was for his parents to get him a teddy bear. But this teddy bear was not an ordinary toy. Everything about that teddy bear was specially made for Jackie and was a true reflection of his parents' love for him.
This special connection that Jackie Junior and Teddy shared was exactly what ignited the fighting spirit in him, helping him take his first steps at the age of four. His parents and his doctors were not only amazed but were actually left speechless because they knew something like that was simply impossible.
Reading this animated book hopefully open your mind to this impossible world and show you that everything is possible if you just believe; if you just fight.
Jackie Junior was destined never to walk or stand. His doctors were more certain about his condition than the color of the night sky. But nothing in his life is certain and nothing is final.
So pick up this great book and read it to your little angel. He or she will definitely appreciate the unique message as well as the promising ending.
It is Daniel's first Christmas and he eagerly awaits him. Who is Santa Claus? Daniel wants to find out and see for himself!
When his parents are fast asleep, the sound of a Christmas carol makes him stir. His eyes slowly open, and the rumbling singing halts not. He must be here!
Running to the living room, his joyful gaze of anticipation meets that of the one and only Santa Claus, and does he have a job for Daniel!
This year, a Christmas wish is made come true! Being Santa's little helper, Daniel finds out this is the season of love, joy, and giving!
The teasing and insult only get worse when they go to gym class where Jeremy isn't as good as some of the others. He drops the ball and misses the hoop, hence, getting called all sorts of names.
Luckily for Jeremy, he has a coach who knows how to inspire and he motivates him that there is something out there for him that he will be able to do better than anyone else.
At home that evening, Jeremy was watching TV with his parents when, suddenly, something clicked in his mind, exactly what he wanted to do when he would be older, and no amount of discouragement would stop him.
But will Jeremy manage to find his purpose in life and live out his dream? Or will he be laughed at and ridiculed by his classmates all over again?
Jeremy Gets It Right is a great story for young children which carries an important message of not giving up and to continue to reach for your dreams, no matter how hard and difficult it seems. I hope you would enjoy reading and getting the most out of it.
Are you looking for a non-trivial storybook to inculcate positive values in your kids? Do you want to discover a great way to teach your kids real courage to help them stand against injustice and abuse in today's world? If yes, then this little book might be your answer.
Follow the actions of different people from different backgrounds as they struggle to make tough, courageous and brave decisions even in the face of overwhelming fear.
From a little kids trying to nip abuse in the bud, to a man about to rescue his daughter from a burning house, this storybook is filled with stories that will inspire your little ones to live a life of courage and bravery.
Filled with lucid, colorful and attention-grabbing illustrations and powerful snippets of different people standing up for their rights, this wonderful little book is one that belongs on every family's bookshelf and is perfect for cozying up with your kids for bedtime reading before tucking them in for bed!
Scroll up and click the "add to cart" button to buy now and teach your kids the value of courage, bravery and taking a stand against injustice!
All Stacie wants is a tattoo, but her mother isn't having any of it.
What is wrong with a little tattoo? Everyone her age has one, and it's cool! This is the 21st century, and a little tattoo is not that big of a deal!
But Stacie's mom, Connie, can't understand that. According to Stacie, Connie is too old and outdated to understand what's cool today. But soon, a visit to Stacie's grandma will change the way Stacie thinks as well teach kids value.
Stacie's grandma notices how upset Stacie is with her mom, so she asks what happened.
Grandma then reveals to Stacie that her mom was just like Stacie when she was younger. In fact, she was a bit of a trouble! And she wanted a tattoo, as well!
Then grandma goes on by revealing a big secret to Stacie, who is very surprised! What is the big secret that will make Stacie change her mind? The answer is written in The Tattoo.
Enjoy your reading!
Was this what Fluffy was meant to do? Did he have a purpose? Was his voice a way to make the world a brighter place?
With a bright future and so much potential ahead of them, encouraging children to uncover their natural talents and skills is vital in their development.
Take a journey with Fluffy as he discovers his purpose in life, discovering his talent, and opening up a world of possibilities for children.
A sweet bedtime short stories for children age 3-12.
Like any dog, Scrappy is inquisitive and excited about the new experiences in his life. He explores new territory and tries to move as far away from his home of neglect as fast as possible. Though he feels scared and confused, Scrappy has no other option but to go forward. He meets new people, some are cruel to him and others love him like nobody has ever loved him.
This Scrappy storybook for children shows us how life can change quickly and unexpectedly. It teaches children that life can be sad and happy at different points, but that there is always light at the end of the tunnel. It also touches on issues like bullying and peer-pressure.