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 ****UPDATE:  The Dream Pony has been announced as a FINALIST in the Golden Quill Award Contest!****

****More Great News in 2018:  Kelpie and Moonbeam’s Big Surprise AND The Unlucky Getaway are BOTH currently semi-finalists in The Golden Book Awards!!  Finalists announced in January 2018!


Jan. 13 (2018)- FIRE & ICE– Somerset, PA  Young Hearts Books & Toys- (1:00-3:00)

March 1-4 (2018)- Horseworld Expo-Harrisburg, PA- Farm Show Complex

Thank You to Bedford Fall Festival Committee for hosting me during your Oct. 7-8 event!  I had an AMAZING weekend and I would like to thank the hundreds who have become new Kelpie and Moonbeam fans!  I hope you love the story as much as I loved writing it!

Very Special Thank You to Pages and Light, Somerset, PA for hosting me at your Ebensburg, PA store location!  The Potato Festival was a lot of fun and I was so excited to make so many new friends and gain so many new readers!

Very Special Thank You to Pages and Light, Somerset, PA for hosting me for the release of my new book- Kelpie and Moonbeam’s Big Surprise and for inviting me to join you during the Scarecrow Festival event.  I had a wonderful time!

Special Thank you to Ag Progress Days for a fun three days!  Got to meet lots of wonderful new readers and friends!

Special Thank you to The Museum of Chincoteague Island for hosting me on July 27! 

I had the most wonderful vacation on the Island and seeing the famous pony swim in person was just amazing!  I want to thank The Museum of Chincoteague Island for hosting me and giving me the opportunity to meet so many great new friends!

Special Thank you to Sundial Books and The Museum of Chincoteague Island for making my book available in your store. 


A benefit to those of you who sign up for my Newsletter is staying informed of the many contests and free giveaways that I am always very excited to offer to you all!


Keep an eye out for the next contest –The Animal Lovers Pack

I have compiled a small collection of 5 well–known children’s authors‚ such as Junie B. Jones‚ Amelia Bedelia and more. Each book will feature a story about animals! I will also be including a signed copy of my own book– The Dream Pony. The winner of this contest will receive their prize in a canvas bag with my logo‚ along with your new books and a few other “goodies” that I throw in just for you!

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UPDATE:  I had the most wonderful time at Berlin Community Days on July  8 and met so many great people!  Thanks for hosting me and I look forward to returning next year!

I want to extend a special thank you to Young Hearts Books and Toys, located in Somerset, PA for  hosting me on June 3 for their Grand Opening!  I had a wonderful time and was so please to see so many familiar faces!

If you have not yet picked up your copy of The Dream Pony, get it now so that you can get to know Kelpie and her friends and are ready for the adventure to continue with the release of (Book 2)- Kelpie and Moonbeam’s Big Surprise-(Book 3) The Unlucky Getaway-(Book 4) Nickers & Neighs-ALL AVAILABLE NOW!!

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