Smelly Begins

Meet the Author! A conversation with Cindy Lane, author of “Smelly Begins”
Meet the Author! A conversation with Cindy Lane, author of “Smelly Begins” 330 378 Reader Views Kids
Cindy Lane is a wife and mother of two grown sons and a teenage daughter within a blended family. She has been sharing and creating stories with hidden lessons both at home and in the workplace for years. read more
“Smelly Begins” by Cindy Lane
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When Adam and Luke learn that their mom is having a baby, they are so excited in “Smelly Begins: The Adventures of Smelly Rogers” by Cindy Lane. Since they both go by silly nicknames between each other, they know immediately that Victoria needs a nickname to rhyme with theirs. Luke’s nickname is Welly, Adam’s is Jelly, and since they want all nicknames to rhyme, they decide Victoria’s will be Smelly because she produces smelly diapers. Of course, this nickname is meant with the utmost affection from her brothers. But as Smelly grows up and starts attending school and extracurricular activities such as soccer, the boys know they can’t cheer their sister on using her Smelly nickname. So, they come up with a new nickname, Nugget, which will only be used out in public, so as not to embarrass Victoria in front of her teachers, coaches, and teammates. read more