About the Author
Theresa MacInnis Schimmel is a full time author of both children and adult literature.
She taught children for twenty six years, and has seen the power of literature in guiding
children to understand themselves, their emotions, and relationships with others. She is
the mother of two adult sons, and grandmother of two. She was once a foster parent
herself as well as an active supporter of peacemaking endeavors. She lives in Rhode
Island with her husband Steve. To contact her, email: terryschimmel [at] yahoo [dot]