Wren wants more than anything to be a cheerleader like her best friend Lilah. But Maggie, the team captain, doesn’t want a curly-whiskered, clumsy mouse on the squad. Wren tries everything to straighten them. Boing! Boing! Boing! When Maggie misses a jump during practice for the cheer championship, the team discovers curly whiskers are exactly what they need. Wren's Whiskers shows children that it's okay and often desirable to be different. Wren is determined and never gives up on her dream. Although she is misdirected at the beginning, by the end she learns to embrace her whiskers and stand in her power.
About Caren Cantrell (Scottsdale, Arizona Author)
Caren Cantrell is an author who writes both children's picture books and non-fiction works on topics that are important to her. She is also the owner of 102nd Place LLC where she specializes in helping authors who want to self-publish bring their books to market.
In her writing life, Caren is currently focusing on the children's market. She has published six picture books as of October 2020 with two others in the works. She has started an educational line of photo picture books under the pen name Matthew Taylor. These Planet Discovery Books for Kids are targeted to those 6 to 9 years old.
Caren grew up in Toledo but now lives in Phoenix, Arizona where she enjoys playing golf with her husband and hiking the desert mountains. When she's not writing, she's traveling the country visiting her ten grandchildren.