KMPH News Anchor Debuts Children's Book - KMPH FOX 26 | Central San Joaquin Valley News Source

KMPH News Anchor Debuts Children's Book

Posted:

KMPH Ten O'Clock News Anchor Ashley Ritchie debuted her new children's book Tuesday on Great Day. Mr. Pickles Paints the Town is the story of Mr. Pickles, who wakes up one morning to find that the world lost its color during the night.

It's up to him to paint things back to the way they used to be. During his adventures, Mr. Pickles meets new friends who help him figure out what color things like the grass, sun, ocean and fire trucks are.

Ashley wrote the book after having her son in August 2011. She nicknamed him "Mr. Pickles" and says the idea came after reading to him every night, and deciding to fulfill her lifelong dream of publishing a book.

If you'd like to get your hands on a copy, they're available on Amazon.com, BarnesandNoble.com and the Tate Publishing website. Also, look for them soon in a bookstore near you.

  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • Motorcyclist Killed In Overnight Crash In Selma

    Motorcyclist Killed In Overnight Crash In Selma

    One person is dead and another is in the hospital after two motorcycles crashed in Selma. This happened just before 3:00 a.m. Tuesday morning near the intersection of Nebraska and De Wolf.More >>
    One person is dead and another is in the hospital after two motorcycles crashed in Selma. This happened just before 3:00 a.m. Tuesday morning near the intersection of Nebraska and De Wolf.More >>
  • Derek Carr Starting Raiders Opening Game

    Derek Carr Starting Raiders Opening Game

    Big news for fans of Fresno State football... Derek Carr will be starting the season opener at quarterback for the Oakland Raiders.More >>
    Big news for fans of Fresno State football... Derek Carr will be starting the season opener at quarterback for the Oakland Raiders.More >>
  • Some Healthy Foods Can Be Bad For You

    Some Healthy Foods Can Be Bad For You

    Too much of certain kinds of healthy foods can actually be bad for you. It doesn't mean you should stop eating them, but you should watch how much you're eating. Take tomatoes and oranges, for example.More >>
    Too much of certain kinds of healthy foods can actually be bad for you. It doesn't mean you should stop eating them, but you should watch how much you're eating. Take tomatoes and oranges, for example.
    More >>
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KMPH. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.