Brayden’s Magical Carousel Horse is the 2018 Purple Dragon Fly Award Winner!
Brayden is visiting his great-grandmother’s house when he decides to take a ride on the playroom carousel horse. With help from his magical green sunglasses he finds himself on a real horse in the middle of a three-ring circus! With charm and wonderful imagination, author Anita A. Caruso’s Brayden’s Magical Carousel Horse offers readers a peek into life under the big top! Watch for the third book, Brayden’s Magical Forest, as Brayden climbs up to his tree house, and—with help from his magic glasses—goes on a royal adventure to an enchanted forest, where a warrior princess needs his help to find the king’s daughter!
About Brayden’s Magical Journey Series
What would you do if you found a pair of green magical glasses? In Brayden’s Magical Journey Series find out how young readers can have fun, exciting, and imaginative adventures as seen through the eyes of a six-year-old boy. With the help of his magical green glasses, Brayden is transported to surprising worlds and familiar places. Kids ages 3-7 will identify with Brayden and the whimsical characters he meets along the way. Anita A. Caruso’s fun-filled stories and Randy Jennings’s vibrant illustrations are sure to capture every child’s interest.
About the Author:
Anita Ann Caruso was an interior designer for more than 40 years and is the author of the memoir, As Ever, Pudd: A Love Story That Never Ends Told in Letters. From the age of 10 her imagination loved to create fun stories and exciting adventures. Being a grandmother to her 31 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren inspired her to write her first children’s book.
Brayden’s Magical Jungle is the first in a series of Brayden’s Magical Journey books. In each subsequent book Brayden will be teamed up with some of his cousins. “With this many great-grandchildren, and I’m sure, more to come, Brayden’s magical journey possibilities are endless,” Anita says.
Anita has lived on Cape Cod for 49 years.