~~About The Author~~
Named to Kirkus Reviews' Best of 2012 for her first book, Award Winning author Carole P. Roman started writing as a dare from one of her sons. Using an imaginary game that she played with her grandson as a base, "Captain No Beard" was born. An imaginary tale of a Pirate's Life has not only been named to Kirkus Best of 2012, it received the Star Of Remarkable Merit, and won the Pinnacle Award for 2012. "Pepper Parrot's Problem with Patience" Book 2 in the series, received 5 Stars from The ForeWord Review, The Clarion Review. It has followed with six more books to the series.
Motivated by her love for yoga, Roman has written a book that not only teaches four poses, but shows how easy and accessible yoga can be. Her new non-fiction series, "If You Were Me And Lived In..." combines her teaching past with her love of exploration and interest in the world around us. The debut book in the series, "If You Were Me And Lived In...Mexico" has won the Pinnacle Award for Best in Children's Non Fiction 2012. France, South Korea, and Norway. They will be followed with Kenya, Turkey, India, and Australia. She plans to do Portugal, Greece, and Argentina next year. Writing for children has opened up a whole second act for her. While she is still working in her family business, this has enabled her to share her sense of humor as well as love for history and culture with the audience she adores. Roman lives on Long Island with her husband, and near her children.
~~About The Book~~
"If You Were Me And Lived In...Mexico-A Child's Introduction to Cultures Around The World" is the first entry in an exciting new children's series that focuses on learning and appreciating the many cultures that make up our small planet. Perfect for children from Pre-K to age 8, this book is a groundbreaking new experience in elementary education. Interesting facts and colorful illustrations help children realize that although the world is large, people all over the globe are basically the same.
Look for more books in the series. France, South Korea, Norway, Kenya and Turkey are available now on Amazon. India and Australia are coming soon! Portugal, Greece, and Argentina are set to be released next year. Each book is a respectful and lively treatment of the subtle differences of the people from different parts of the globe we share.