Children rhyming stories with colorful illustrations that bring a special feeling of love, care, and kindness.


Yay... I Love to Learn

Coming Soon from Mr. B’s Childrens Books – Yay…I Love to Learn is an exciting sequel to his recently introduced Yay…It’s My First Day of School. The thoughtful rhymes and colorful illustrations will encourage every child to be inspired to learn and grow.

Mr. B - Amazon Best Selling Author

Happy Makes Me Happy
Amazon Best Selling Children's Book Author

Mike Barnes is a semi-retired new author whose passion for writing came to fruition upon his retirement from 38 years of authentic servant leadership.

As a father and grandfather, Mike was reading to his twin granddaughters and decided to unleash his passion for writing children’s books with rhyming stories about love, care, and kindness.

Rhyming Books by Mr. B

Happy Makes Me Happy

Amazon Best Selling Children's Book

Happy Makes Me Happy – A wonderful rhyming story about Happy the dog, and how his kind and gentle love for a little girl teaches children to spread love and kindness to everyone. This glowing story and magnificent illustrations will make your heart smile.
Twins with Love x2 – This wonderful rhyming story about two little girls born as twins finds the magic of that special bond and their magnetic love that lasts forever. Whether together or apart they can see, sense, and feel each other’s feelings hardwired to their hearts. The colorful illustrations bring a special feeling of love care and kindness.

Yay…It’s My First Day of School

Yay…It’s My First Day of School – Another wonderful rhyming story from Mr. B. about the excitement of the first day of school … Yay. The fourteen rhymes and fun illustrations will bring so much fun and thoughtfulness to that magical first day and all the experiences of a child meeting new friends, teachers, finding their classes and even where they will sit. Like his first two books Happy Makes Me Happy and Twins With Love x 2, your hearts will smile.