The Curious Polka-Dot Present
The Curious Polka-D Present is a wonderful heart-warming story that will remind us all of the excitement every child feels when they know their "Special Day" is fast approaching.
Feel the anticipation grow when a little girl receives a curious-looking present in the mail just in time for her birthday. Share in her delight as she discovers that the gift inside was made by someone very dear to her . . . her Grandma. Readers soon feel that special the bond between a grandparent and a grandchild!
The author's whimsical rhyme, vivid detail and colorful imagery bursts from the pages with the help of the illustrator's talented hand. This simple yet charming story is sure to be enjoyed by grandchildren of all ages.
About Cheri L Hallwood (South Bend, Indiana Author)
“Follow your dream before you are too tired to catch it!” was an inspirational quote that truly caught Cheri’s attention!
A wife, mother of three talented daughters and six amazing granddaughters, Cheri had always dreamed of writing for young children. So in 2006, with the encouragement of family and friend, lots of research, some personal money and a loving husband, Cheri starting her self-publishing company, Forever Young Publishers, and published her first children’s picture book, “Winter’s First Snowflake.”
Cheri has gone on to pen and publish two additional picture books,”The Curious Polka-Dot Present”, “One Wish for Winifred Witch” as well as her first juvenile chapter book, “Frogwilla, A Treefrog’s Story.” She is currently working on a sequel to her first JVCB, entitled, “Frogwilla, Beyond Willow’s End.”
In addition to writing, Cheri loves spending time with her granddaughters, baking, and sharing her passion for books by speaking at libraries, schools, and organizations throughout the Midwest. She lives in Niles, Michigan with her husband, Ray.
You can contact Cheri L Hallwood by visiting her website; www.foreveryoungpublishers.com