The Greatest Gift

Melissa Smith of SweetBu Candy Co. (left) and Ellen Shane (right) pose with copies of Shane’s new children’s book, “Emily’s Gift.”

SweetBu Candy Co., located at the Trancas Country Market, now has copies of “Emily’s Gift: The True Story of Sherlock and Jackson” on sale. Proceeds help support nonprofit The Emily Shane Foundation’s  SEA (Successful Educational Achievement) Program, which operates here in Malibu and at sites across Los Angeles and Ventura counties. SEA is a tutoring and mentorship program that supports disadvantaged middle schoolers who risk failure.