Kentucky dachshunds aren’t just for kids

Author Leigh Anne Florence with Woody, co-star with sister Chloe of the KPA Fall Chapter Series

Author Leigh Anne Florence with Woody, co-star with sister Chloe of the KPA Fall Chapter Series

A note this week from Leigh Anne Florence, author of the Woody books and KPA’s annual fall chapter series, shows it’s not just young school-age kids reading the adventures of Woody and Chloe:

“Thought I would forward this email I received. We have been so busy with school visits and I have been behind in sending these.

“We had a school visit all day in Grayson County that also included an evening event. The school district’s PR person came over to take pictures and I introduced myself. She said, “What series do you write?” I told her and she said, “I KNOW THOSE DOGS! I READ THEIR STORY IN THE PAPER EVERY WEEK!”

“Then, when we returned to Shepherdsville last night I had to stop and pick up a few things at Rite Aid. I was checking out and the cashier said, “First thing I did when they delivered the papers to the store on Monday was to see what Woody was into this week. I laughed and laughed when he threw that important paper in the dumpster!”

“All that to say that yet again, we have a huge following of adults! And, as you see from the email, it isn’t just elementary students reading. I love that!

“As always, thanks for this great opportunity! Love every minute of it!”

LA and the Gang

Leigh Anne also attached a note from a teacher in the Berea public school system who is using the chapter series in her classroom and issued an invitation for Leigh Anne and the gang to pay a visit to the Madison County school.

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