About the Author
Magnolia Walker has been an educator for seventeen years in the Crawford County School System. Walker says she wrote this book because she knows the type of books she would like to have available in her classroom. Mrs. Walker would love for children of all ages and races to “dream big”. Presently, Mrs. Walker is chairman of the Response to Intervention (RTI) committee. This committee searches for modifications that can be used to help struggling students. She is also a member of the Media Committee. This committee supports the Media Specialist. Mrs. Walker also reviewed books for African American Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. She and her husband, Marshall have been married for twenty years. They have three children, Ashleigh, Apryl and Avery. They have been very supportive of her dreams. She has taught fourth and fifth graders. Mrs. Walker has served as lead teacher, math coach, and Girl Scout Leader. She would like to thank her classes from 2006 to the present for listening to her stories.