More About the Author
Deanie Humphrys-Dunne spent her childhood on a riding school in Easton, CT. She She is a graduate of The Institute for Children's Literature. Deanie and renowned author, Claire Power Murphy, received top billing for their interview on womensradio.com,"Building Character Through Children's Books." The episode is now listed in the archives of womensradio.com. She has had several articles published in magazines. She specializes in books with positive messages for children. Deanie's first book, "Tails of Sweetbrier" is an award-winning autobiography first published in 2009. Tails of Sweetbrier was voted Most Inspirational book of 2009 by the staff of the Pawling Book Cove. It is now available in an expanded second edition.Tails of Sweetbrier is the winner of the Silver Medal in the Feathered Quill Writer's Contest, 2014. Charlie the Horse is Deanie's second book. It's an amusing fictional tale of Charlie, who wants to win the Kentucky Derby. Charlie the Horse was a book of the week selection. Tails of Sweetbrier,Charlie the Horse, Charlene the Star, and her newest book, Charlene the Star and Hattie's Heroes, have all received 5-star reviews. Deanie's book, Charlene the Star, has been republished with Tate Publishing in a second edition. You may view the reviews on Amazon.com, Barnes& Noble.com and by visiting:authorgeriahearnsbookreviews.blogspot.com. All of Deanie's books are beautifully illustrated by her sister, Holly Humphrys-Bajaj.
She enjoys watching equestrian events, reading, singing and music, as well as spending time with her husband, Francis, their children Brendan and Shane, and their dog, Elliott. Deanie is also an avid Yankee fan, and she loves watching figure skating events.
Please visit Deanie's new website: www.childrensbookswithlifelessons.com.She also has designed a new children's author Facebook page here;https://www.facebook.com/pages/Childrens-author-Deanie-Humphrys-Dunne/574820065875628.
All four of Deanie's books: Tails of Sweetbrier, Charlie the Horse, Charlene the Star and Charlene the Star and Hattie's Heroes are now available on Kindle!
Deanie has recently received several blogging award nominations including: the Sunshine Award, the Best Moment Award, The Liebster Award (2) The Sistehood of the World Award, The Super Sweet Award, and the Very Inspiring Blogger Award.
Today, Nov. 4 and tomorrow, Nov. 5, 2013, Deanie's interview is broadcast on www.thechildrensauthorshow.com. You may tune in any time of the day or night. If you miss those dates, just go to the site and click on my name to listen.