Patricia Betzler
Director of Media Relations
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Country Kid Publishing LLC announces the release of a new children’s book, My First Deer Hunt, by Curtis and Michael Waguespack. The picture book utilizes vivid color photography to illustrate a sneak peek inside the world of deer hunting. It is a perfect gift for beginning hunters, ages eight and under.

By blending fact and fiction, the descriptive text and expert photography introduces basic hunting skills in a simple and fun manner. The story’s young hunter joins Dad in the search for a big buck. Along the way, he learns to scout by noticing deer prints and droppings and other signs Dad teaches him. But when the young hunter spots a few does he gets too excited and scares them away. Will he and Dad ever find a big buck?

Curtis and Michael Waguespack are brothers who grew up near St. James, Missouri enjoying the Ozark woodlands as a playground. Curtis, the older of the brothers, has an accomplished hunting background. From a very young age he was out in the woods discovering what it took to have a successful hunt. Michael is an experienced elementary and outreach educator. He is currently earning a Master of Fine Arts degree in creative writing for children.

To order, send a check or money order for $10.50 (includes S & H) to Country Kid Publishing LLC, Attn. Sales, P.O. Box 79008, Pittsburgh, PA 15216. For more information or to order online, visit


My First Deer Hunt by Curtis and Michael Waguespack. First edition. Paperback 11 x 8 ½, 28 pages, fully illustrated with color photography. ISBN 0-9754624-0-7. $7.95 US, $8.96 CAN. Publication: Fall 2006.   

Country Kid Publishing LLC
P.O. Box 79008
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
412-223-2578 (p)
412-223-2450 (f)

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