Slow Poke is the slowest turtle. He's slow for everything. One day, a little boy needs him to be fast. Slow Poke doesn't want to disappoint Tommy, but can he be fast? Can he win a race?
Elaine Kaye has given the classic story The Tortoise and the Hare a modern take with two turtles racing against each other. Slow Poke gives a sweet look into the friendship a child can have with a turtle, or any animal, and celebrates positive thinking. If you believe you can do something, you will!
Related collections and offers
|File size:||3 MB|
|Age Range:||5 - 11 Years|
About the Author
Elaine Kaye first created Gregory Green after her son, who loved her homemade pea soup, thus inspiring the story Pea Soup Disaster. Doctor Mom is the second book in A Gregory Green Adventure series.
Kaye also writes in the romance genre, including stories set in the pioneer times. Her story All Aboard was published in Pieces of the Heart by Authors for Autism, an anthology featuring fifteen authors supporting Autism research. Here, Kitty, Kitty is her suspenseful kitty story featured in The Cat who Chose Us and Other Stories, an anthology that supports Cats Protection. She also contributed to How I Found the Write Path: A Compilation of Letters, with wisdom from 60+ authors.
She has worked as a library assistant and teacher's assistant in elementary schools in the Sunshine State. She currently lives in Florida, but she has called Michigan; Honolulu, Hawaii; and Okinawa, Japan home.
She is a grandmother of three boys.