A story that celebrates imagination, the love of books, and new friendships.
Elliott has just moved into a new house. He spends his days with his fictional friends, immersed in a book. When an inviting Sunday rain gathers the local kids to play in the puddles, Elliott longs to join in, but he's too shy to go outside. Soon, Elliott discovers that new friendships are like a new book―you just have to plunge into the adventure.
About Rosie J. Pova (Dallas, Texas Author)
Rosie J. Pova is a multi-published Amazon best-selling children's author, poet, and the founder of two children's writing contests―KWEST and Haiku Hype.
Her latest picture book, Cybils Awards nominated, Sarah's Song, illustrated by Emma Allen, was the Kirkus Reviews Editors' pick in February 2018. Kirkus also called it "a heartwarming book." Sarah's Song (ages 4-8) is a story of a granddaughter coming to terms with her grandmother’s failing health and how that affects the special bond the two share through dancing and singing.
Rosie's other works include If I Weren't with You (ages 4-8) which is on the SCBWI Official Recommended Reading List for TX/OK and a humorous sci-fi middle grade novel titled, Hailey Queen Pranking Makes Perfect: The Alien Encounter (ages 8-12).
Rosie is passionate about writing in a manner that will impact her readers. She loves visiting schools to encourage children to read, write, get in touch with their creativity, and inspire them to dream big and follow their passions. No matter what kind of story she writes―funny, sweet, or silly―Rosie hopes to move her readers and warm their hearts. Learn more about Rosie's school author visits at www.rosiejpova.com