Cats in the House, a new book by Don Halstead

Cats in the House, a new book by Don Halstead, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. Do you ever wonder what your cat is thinking? How he sees our world?

Well, wonder no longer! Pipin the Tuxedo cat is here to walk you through a day in the life…, no holds barred! Especially when it comes to the truth about his sister, Emma the Maine Coon cat. (She’s kind of an oddball, but what big sister isn’t?)

At the end of the day, you might be surprised how normal all the abnormal things your cat does are…at least from their perspective!

About the Author
Don Halstead is retired and lives with his wonderful wife in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. He worked as an economist for the federal government and taught economics at a community college in the Washington D.C. area.

Mr. Halstead loves to bowl, play tennis, and walk. He is also an avid reader and stamp collector. He is actively involved with a Lutheran church in town, and he has worked as a volunteer at his local library and at the local animal rescue.

He has four darling children, an awesome step-daughter, and five grandchildren, along with two cats, Pipin and Emma.

Cats in the House is a 30-page paperback with a retail price of $19.00 (eBook $14.00). The ISBN is 978-1-6495-7091-8. It was published by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. For members of the press, to request a review copy, visit our virtual pressroom at or to buy the book visit our online bookstore at

Middle-Schooler from Woodstock, CT Publishes Children’s Fiction Book

Milton X, a new book by Matt Letourneau, has been released by RoseDog Books.

Milton X stars a young ten-year-old boy, Milton Schwartz, who is a nobody, despite his family being full of superstars. After undergoing hardships such as being adopted and still basically having no parents, Milton rounds up his neighborhood pals and sets out on an adventure to make a name for himself. In this action-packed tale of comedy and twists, the Boyz Klubb has to save the whole world from a diabolical villain with an evil master plan. Read Milton X to figure out how Milton and his friends saved the country, and the world.

About the Author
Matt Letourneau is a twelve-year old boy from Connecticut. Aside from writing, he enjoys starring in musicals and creating beautiful pictures at home. Letourneau created the character Milton Schwartz way back in 2018, which is also when the story happens to take place. For about a year, he had been dreaming of bringing his character Milton to the eyes of others but didn’t know how. Everywhere he went, he would draw Milton and think of ideas on how to show him to others. He and his friend Cameron would create short videos, but that just wasn’t enough. Finally, around December of 2019, he knew what to do. He was going to write a book

Milton X is a 48-page paperback with a retail price of $10.00. The ISBN is 978-1-6495-7809-9. It was published by RoseDog Books of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. For more information, or to request a review copy, please go to our virtual pressroom at or our online bookstore at