Pogo is teased by the other penguins for being so small. His mother explains that he is God's creation. She cautions him not to put himself down when he is special in God's eyes. In the end Pogo learns he really is special because he was created by God. Educational Page , too. Suggested age range for readers: 7-9
About Karen Carr (Northern Iowa Author)
Born and raised near Spencer, IA, a partner in a family farm near Rockford, IA for several years, & secretary at Mercy in Mason City, IA for 33 years, Karen is all Iowan. She retired from the local hospital after 33 years where she worked first as a Unit Clerk in the Pediatric Department for 17 years, then transferred to the Behavioral Services Outpatient Clinic as department secretary until her retirement in 2013. Mother of two adult children and grandmother of four, she continues to call Mason City home.
Children’s books - The Many Hats of Jeremiah Porter,” *My Hot Air Balloon, and Littlest Penguin..Her cozy mystery/romance, “Mystery at Burr Oak: A Dog Named Wang,” was published as a tribute to her mother, whose dog was named Wang (short for Wanger Doops). Read the book to learn about the story of how Wang got his name.
Karen’s historical Christian novel, “A Safe Haven for Beth” is due out April 2018. Her next book is a children’s picture book, What's That Strange Noise? co-authored by her youngest granddaughter and is in the publishing process, as well as “A Daisy for Sarah.”