As a grandmother and a teacher I always look forward to Melinda s next book. Not only is the story entertaining for children of all ages, the art work is beautiful. An added bonus is the messages Melinda shares with her readers about how to deal with life s problems. --Beth Zeilor, 6th grade English/language arts teacher.
Melinda Chambers is a recipient of the prestigious Mom's Choice Award. The Mom's Choice Awards honors excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. An esteemed panel of judges includes education, media and other experts as well as parents, children, librarians, performing artists, producers, medical and business professionals, authors, scientists and others. A sampling of the panel members includes: Dr. Twila C. Liggett, Ten-time Emmy-winner, professor and founder of Reading Rainbow; Julie Aigner-Clark, Creator of Baby Einstein and The Safe Side Project; Jodee Blanco, New York Times Best-Selling Author; LeAnn Thieman, Motivational speaker and coauthor of seven Chicken Soup For The Soul books; and Tara Paterson, Certified Parent Coach, and founder of the Mom's Choice Awards. Parents and educators look for the Mom s Choice Awards seal in selecting quality materials and products for children and families. This book/product has been honored by this distinguished award. --Mom's Choice Awards
About the Author
Melinda Spiker Chambers is a teacher and author of three childrens books. Fraidy Cat
continues her lessons from nature series. We Are Whooo We Are and The Day the Snapdragons Snapped Back are very popular with the grade school set. Melinda is a graduate of West Virginia University and received her Master's Degree from Ohio State University. She is a native of Lewis County and lives in Romney, WV with her family. Melinda is also an award-winning columnist for the Hampshire Review
and is active in her church and community.