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Shelley Moore Thomas

Biography

Shelley Moore Thomas

Shelley Moore Thomas loved writing stories and poems even when she was very little and her handwriting was very bad. Now, she is all grown up and teaches writing to children, as well as writing her own books for kids.

Books by Shelley Moore Thomas

Written by Shelley Moore Thomas with illustrations by Fred Koehler - Animals , Children's 3-7, Fiction, Humor

Meet a mouse narrator who stubbornly insists that this book contains absolutely no dragons --- not even a claw nor a flame nor any large, pointy scales. Readers will know better --- and enjoy being in on the joke --- as a flock of dragons chase the mouse to the very end of the book within the book. Suspense builds humorously as the energetic text insists there are no dragons in this book, leading to a clever, unexpected ending. Clever artwork by Fred Koehler provides fun scenes to linger on and details to discover over multiple readings.

by Shelley Moore Thomas - Culture, Fantasy

As Cordie Sullivan, the oldest daughter, tries to learn more about her mother's vanishing, she must find the strength to help her family move ahead, even as she discovers an increasing number of clues that point to a hidden island off the coast --- a mythical kingdom of the selkies.