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Jennifer Carson

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Jennifer Carson lives in Michigan with her husband, four sons and many four legged friends. She grew up on a steady diet of Muppet movies, and renaissance faires and would occasionally be caught reading under the blankets with a flashlight. Besides telling tales, Jennifer likes to create fantasy creatures and characters and publishes her own sewing patterns. Her artwork and patterns can be seen online at thedragoncharmer.com.

Jennifer’s work has been featured in national magazines like Cloth, Paper, Scissors, Faerie Magazine, Soft Dolls and Animals, and Dolls United. In the spring of 2008, Jennifer was featured on the ABC affiliate, WMUR tv show, New Hampshire Chronicle. Her sewing patterns have recently been translated in Dutch and in Apri
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Esmerelda Dragon Dances onto the Scene to Encourage Big Dreams.

Purchase a copy of Dragons Don’t Dance Ballet and you get a free autographed Esmerelda Sticker to place in your book! Just send me your child’s name and your mailing address by email. You can buy a copy directly from the publisher, on AmazonBarnes and Noblemy favorite independent book store or yours! I am also reading aloud using Zoom and I will have a craft for families to make! Join me on De

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“Today we learned the letter “v”! It’s in all kinds of words! Like “very” and “value” and “waves”!” “That’s great!” Mavis giggled. She hoped it would be a few more years before he stopped calling her “Mace.”
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