Importance of Family and Acceptance Unveiled in New Picture Book

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‘My Lost Penny’ by Terri Sue Pierce is a meaningful and inspirational volume that will captivate readers’ attention on the true meaning of love, happiness and friendship

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Author Terri Sue Pierce carefully pens a heartwarming, inspirational and delightful tale of a lost dog that accidentally discovers the true meaning of family, love and relationships in My Lost Penny. Brimming with life lessons and pure emotions, this book unravels the essence of finding a home and how having a family can be one of the best gifts life can offer.

This is the story of Penny. She is a charming and adventurous dog. Her life has been in the streets and she can no longer recall when was the last time she had food to eat, a blanket for warmth and water to drink. One day, she was found by a family that is willing to accept and take care of her. At first, she is hesitant to believe that there are people who are capable of accepting and loving her. As the days pass by, however, she begins to realize that the people she once thought strangers are the people who showed her warmth and caress that she had never felt before. Later on, she become at ease with her new found home and she realizes that life is indeed full of surprises. She is very thankful for the family that she has now and she will do everything to protect and nurture it.

My Lost Penny is a loveable adventure story that will definitely touch readers’ hearts and souls. Children and children at hearts will surely be entertain and inspired by the book’s touching plot and moving twists.

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About the Author
Terri Pierce lives in Red Oak, Texas with her two sons, Adam and Ryan. Their family includes dogs, cats and a horse. She works with autistic children and they enjoy being read to. They especially enjoy the stories about animals.

My Lost Penny* by Terri Sue Pierce
Publication Date: February 12, 2013
Picture Book; $15.99; 24 pages; 978-1-4797-9160-6
Picture Book Hardcover; $25.99; 24 pages; 978-1-4797-9161-3
EBook: $3.99; 978-1-4797-9162-0

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