Lenny the Turtle and the Great Escape
By: Brandi Carr
About the Book
Lenny the Turtle and the Great Escape tells the story of a young turtle that was born and raised in a pet shop. Lenny’s friends were brought to the pet shop by good people that saw them being abused or were in distress. As Lenny hears his friend’s stories about the outside world, he develops a plan to escape. Lenny goes on a wonderful adventure and meets many new friends; he also meets other animals that are not so nice. Lenny gets to see all the wonderful things that his friends in the pet shop told him about.
About the Author
Brandi Carr was born in Yakima, WA and spent her early in Kalispell, MT. She has always loved reading and writing poetry and short stories. As a child, she had a turtle names Herbie. When Brandi was fourteen, she developed Type 1 Diabetes. Taking care of her turtle and any other pet had always been the joy of her life. She now had three children; a son Justin, who is nineteen, and two daughters, Samantha, who is seventeen and Rhiannon, fifteen. Brandi wrote this book because of her love of animals and her children. Brandi’s hope is that not only will children and parents alike enjoy reading her book but will also learn something about bullying and the importance of being kind.
(2021, Paperback, 38 Pages)