About Shirley Raye Redmond
Shirley Raye Redmond is an award-winning writer and frequent conference speaker. She has sold more than 22 books and over 450 magazine and newspaper articles. Her children’s book, Lewis and Clark: A Prairie Dog for the President (Random House), has sold more than 170,000 copies and was a Children’s Book of the Month Club main selection in 2003.
Tentacles! Tales of the Giant Squid (Random House, 2003) has also sold more than 220,000 copies. Pigeon Hero! (Simon and Schuster) won an Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Book Award in 2004. Patriots in Petticoats (Random House) was named One of the best children’s books of 2005 by Bank Street College of Education.
Shirley Raye’s titles and the writing workbook are available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble and other online sites.
About Jennifer McKerley
Jennifer McKerley is a speaker and award-winning writer. She has taught children and adults of all ages. Football (Science Behind Sports) was the 2013 Winner for Young Adult Book, New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards. Amazing Armadillos (Random House) was the 2010 Winner for Young Readers Book, New Mexico Book Awards, and named One of the best children’s books of 2010 by Bank Street College of Education.
Swamp Monsters (Gale-Cengage Monster Series) was a 2010 Finalist for Nonfiction, New Mexico Book Awards. There Goes Turtle’s Hat (Picture Window Books) is now an interactive ebook at capstonepub.com. Jennifer has sold her 10th book for children. This funny, touching tale for third graders is due for release later this year. The final title and publication date will be announced soon.