“Gymnastics Day with Silly Sammy authentically captures the fun, excitement, and joy of gymnastics, for both the beginner and seasoned veteran alike. A wonderful story that invites readers into an actual gymnastics class and demonstrates the bond formed between gymnasts and coaches.” 

− Janeen Belsardi, first competitive rhythmic gymnast from Sonoma County, California, and Rhythmic and Artistic gymnastics coach with over 20 years of experience


“As someone who has coached alongside Sharon, I can say with confidence that her understanding of the care, support, and silliness of gymnastics lessons shines through in this story. For a child or parent curious about gymnastics lessons, it's a peek into the fun, joy and satisfaction to be had. You'll be left with a warmth and trust that gymnastics is a perfect fit for both the timid and the bold.”

− Steve Sassone, Owner, Flying Angels Gymnastics

“Sharon has written and illustrated a smart and attractive book that teaches great lessons in a funny and subconscious way. Every child should read this book!”

− Mary Jambon, Owner, Sonoma Gymnastics Academy


“Gymnastics Day with Silly Sammy is an authentic look into a day at gymnastics. It’s insightful, lighthearted, and the artwork is delightful.”

− Sarah Greenlief, Gymnastics coach, Redwood Empire Gymnastics