Picky the Marvelous Chicken
by Dr. Nancye H. Thomas
Picky the Marvelous Chicken was not Mas idea of a good pet. She only agreed to keep the chick for a couple of weeksthree at the very most!until her daughter could find a home for it. The young chick, however, did not like to be left alone, which is how she began spending her days snuggled securely in Mas apron pocket and, later, following along as Ma did her work. And to her surprise, Ma found that Picky responded to her gentle care in some very unexpected ways.
Young readers will delight in the endearing antics of Picky the Marvelous Chicken and her loving, patient caregiver.
About the Author: Dr. Nancye H. Thomas is a Tennessee native and formerly worked in education and finance. She
holds a B.S. in biology from Lambuth University, a Ph.D. in biology from Vanderbilt University, and an MBA from Tennessee State University. Her varied interests include genealogy, politics, gardening, and maintaining her lakeside home along with her husband of 58 years.
(2014, Paperback, 40 pages)