Date Published: February 2022
Publisher: Bannerman Books
Did you know that rhyming helps babies and children learn about words,
sounds and language formation?
The Gecko Without an Echo is the perfect rhyming book for kids – teaching
them about love and friendship. Earl the Squirrel and Tim the Gecko are best
friends living in a tree by the bay.
Find out how Tim discovered that when you need someone to listen, all you
need to do is reach out to those who love and surround you.
About the Author
Cheryl Denise Bannerman is an award-winning, multi-genre author of eight
published works of fiction – from murder mysteries to a recent
children’s book about friendship.
She is the winner of the 2018 Book Excellence Award for her book of poetry,
Words Never Spoken, winner of the Best Books Awards in the category of
African American fiction in 2020 for Black Child to Black Woman, and 2021
Readers’ Favorite Honorable Mention in the Fiction – Urban genre for Black
Child to Black Woman. She is also a Semi-Finalist in the MLC Audiobook
Awards with a 2020 IMDb Nomination for Book 1 of the Anna Romano Mystery
Series, Cats, Cannolis, and a Curious Kidnapping.
When she is not working from her home office on her virtual Training and
Development business, she is at the beach watching the waves and weaving the
words together for her next novel.