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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Sheri Poe-Pape  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;


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Illinois Connection

Poe-Pape lives in Rockford and graduated from Northern Illinois University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Sheri Poe-Pape is a graduate of Northern Illinois University where she studied Music, English and Theatre. She has written many internet articles about people in the arts and in history. She has also been director/educator of the Pape Conservatory of Music for the past thirty-three years. ''Cassie's Marvelous Music Lessons'', is her first children's book.

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Cassie's Marvelous Music Lessons
ISBN: 1932278362

Mayhaven Publishing, Inc.. 2013

In this delightful story, Cassie is welcomed to a new home filled with music, but when Mrs. Applebaum doesn't seem to understand what Cassie is saying, or how talented she is, the happy little dog becomes an unhappy little dog. Fortunately, with a good ear and a kind heart, Mrs. Applebaum finds the perfect solution to Cassie s problem, proving once again that music is the universal language.

Keywords: Dogs, cats, music, piano, adoption, puns, humor, animals, friendship, children's books, fantasy, social skills, emotions, growing up, beginning readers.


Cassie's Marvelous Music Lessons

  • Honorable Mention, Midwest Publishing Awards Show,

    Speaking Engagements

    Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)

    The author loves to read her book at schools, daycares and libraries. She can be contacted through the "Contact" page of her website.