Wait for the Turtle

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“As for God, his way is perfect: the word of the Lord is tried: he is a buckler to all those that trust in him.”
~Psalm 18:30~

Wait for the Turtle is a children’s short chapter book. It is a perfect story to read aloud at bedtime; the KJV Bible verses and discussion questions at the end of each chapter help to enforce it’s character building lessons. While it is written for young children ages 5-10, older children and adults will no doubt enjoy the story too. The princess storyline will especially appeal to girls, although it is also suitable for boys.

Cocker spaniels, basset hounds, Yorkshire terriers, bluetick coonhounds; any dog lover is sure to be captivated by this array of canine characters!

Plot Summary:

Princess Charity Ann Spaniel of Paw Print Paradise is excited!

Her father has picked out a special prince just for her. Now, all she has to do is wait for him to arrive at the castle…

But, as Charity soon discovers, waiting is hard! Will she settle for the first handsome prince who comes along? Or will she trust her father’s wisdom and wait?

Join Charity on her adventures as she gets into humorous scrapes and learns the importance of character along the way. Discussion questions and a King James Bible verse at the end of each chapter help readers of all ages reflect on the character traits explored in each chapter.

Want to know one of my favorite things about the book?

All the main characters were inspired by real dogs!

That’s right! Each one of the characters featured in the book was based on an actual dog which has been a much loved part of my family over the years. You can even see their pictures at the back of the book.

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Read the book? Want to let me know your favorite part about it? Or maybe you or your child have suggestions for the next book?

I’d love to hear from you!

All suggestions towards the next book are welcome! If you suggestion is used, you will receive a shoutout in the acknowledgements section of the book.