"Roman draws the reader in from the first page with illustrations that are cheerful and clever." - Kirkus Review "It's awe-inspiring when a book offers young readers a sense of purpose and encourages them that they too can determine their own destinies with hard work and perseverance." - The Children's Book Review
"She foregoes the often-used technique of rhyming text in favor of a more natural, conversational tone that effectively captures the spirit of a child's imagination and daily play." - The Foreword Review
Star of Remarkable Merit- Kirkus Award
Named to Kirkus Reviews Best of 2012
Pinnacle Award 2013
Winner of the 2013 ERIK Award for Best Children's Book 2013!
About the Author
Carole P. Roman is a former teacher turned businesswoman. She has successfully run a family business with her husband that employs close to five hundred people. Her most favorite job is being grandmother to her many grandchildren. Roman has two wonderful sons and hit the jackpot in the daughter-in-law department. She currently lives on Long Island with her husband.Her first series, Captain No Beard has been lauded by the Kirkus Review and read by children around the world. Her next project is the book series I Want To Do Yoga, Too. She is currently working on a new educational series that explores different cultures from a child's point of view.