|Amy Laundrie is an elementary teacher who loves nature and animals. Growing up she
trapped turtles and built a turtle farm, hatched cecropia moths in her terrarium, befriended a
chicken who never laid an egg, and tried to convince her mom they should keep the baby
skunk her dad had brought home.
In later years she’s enjoyed horses, nesting canaries, and most recently a duckling she and
her husband hatched in an incubator. “Happy Feet” and Amy snorkeled together at the family’
s northern Wisconsin cabin. From the bottom of the lake, Amy could watch Happy Feet dive
for minnows and look up to see her paddling feet. Happy Feet was a frequent companion on
kayak trips and especially liked to stop off at various beaches to preen or find a tasty
The author appreciates the various pet sitters and neighbors who have helped out over the
years, including the Chief of Police who once ran after two escaped Runner ducks. Ah, but
more of that story later.
Amy’s the author of Whinny of the Wild Horses, and the Kayla Montgomery mystery series for
older readers. Eye of Truth, Thirty Pieces of Silver, Deliver Us From Evil, Lead Us Not Into
Temptation, and Wolves In Sheep’s Clothing include suspense, light romance, and horses.
Visit her at www.laundrie.com.
|Noah's Ark Pet Care Club by Amy C. Laundrie
Mugsy, Natalie, and Denver want to go to Adventure Land, the water park
where they can plummet down rides like the Belly-Buster. To earn money,
they form Noah’s Ark Pet Care Club. But they aren’t anywhere near ready
to care for a pampered Pekingese, a sneaky pig, or a homesick goose.
Surprises and laughs overflow as the friends scramble to ride herd on
their "clients" and earn enough money for the adventure of a lifetime.
|Amy Laundrie, author of Noah’s Ark Pet Care Club, will be presenting for "Festival of Books" on June 18-19 at UW-Wakesha.