The Unhappy Little Dragon Lesson Learned Virtual Book Tour May 2012

Join Carolyn Wolfe, author of the children’s book, The Unhappy Little Dragon Lessons Learned as she virtually tours the blogosphere in May, 2012, on her second virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book.

Carolyn WolfeAbout Carolyn Wolfe

Carolyn Wolfe is a free lance writer, poet, and author of six books including her collection of poetry, short stories and bedtime stories for children. In this, her sixth book, “The Unhappy Little Dragon, Lessons Learned” she reveals the journey of Happy, The Unhappy Little Dragon, who, while trying to understand how to master his uncontrollable gift of fire, has an exciting  adventure in the woods. His forest friends help him understand his gift and that he really is a very special dragon indeed!  Ms. Wolfe lives in the Shenandoah Valley with her Photographer, husband Scott, and her houseful of animal companions.

You can visit her website at When the Moon Speaks

About The Unhappy Little Dragon Lessons Learned

This is the tale of a little Dragon who has a big problem; he cannot control his fire!  After a major mishap, he runs away into the forest and has a wonderful adventure where he meets new friends, learns that every creature has a unique gift. He also finds out the special way in which he can use his own remarkable gift of fire. His forest friends help him understand that he really is a very special dragon indeed!

The Unhappy Little Dragon Lessons Learned

Little Dragon Excerpt

Shelley asked, looking at Happy expectantly.

Shelley The Turtle  said,”Let me ask you something son, when you practice your fire burning skills-what do you tell yourself?”

“Tell myself? What do you mean?” asked Happy not understanding what his new friend was getting at.

Shelley answered, “Well, maybe I should ask instead, how do you feel when you practice holding in your flame?

“Oh that! I feel scared, so scared that I will fail and burn everything up!” Happy answered sadly.

“Well now, I have a suggestion for you. Try feeling like you will not burn everything up. Instead tell yourself you will succeed in keeping your fire to yourself!” Shelley told him.

“But I am so scared. I really don’t think I can tell myself that I won’t burn everything up when I know I will!”

Happy argued in a worried little voice.

Shelley looked at Happy’s very unhappy face and said,”I have news for you Happy, and I want you to listen to me now!”

Then Shelley continued to explain.

“Dragons aren’t the only ones who have special gifts, Happy, no, no! All of the animals were given a special gift of one kind or another. All of us had to learn how to use it wisely, just like you. You sort of have to grow into your gift, like growing up! That’s why the animals need a teacher.

Can you guess what my special gift is?” Shelley asked, expectantly.

Happy didn’t know the answer so he shook his head and just kept quiet.

“Why Happy, I am a teacher!” Shelley said proudly.

dividerline132The Unhappy Little Dragon Tour Schedule

May 1 – 18th Goodreads Giveaway

May 1

Interviewed at The Children and Teen’s Book Connection

May 2

Book Reviewed at It’s Time To Read Mamaw

May 3

Spotlight at Bluebell Books

May 4

Interviewed at Pump Up Your Book

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May 7

Radio show at Stories From Unknown Authors

Book Reviewed at 4 The Love of Books

May 8

Book Reviewed at This Little Book of Mine

May 11

Guest post at Writing Daze

Guest post at Kitty Crochett WV

May 15

Interviewed at Literarily Speaking

Spotlighted at Bound to Be Bookish

May 16

Book Reviewed at Maureen’s Musings

May 17

Book Reviewed at Kitty Crochett WV

May 18

Book Reviewed at Cindy’s Love of Books

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Carolyn Wolfe is on virtual book tour May 1 – 18, 2012. Contact Rebecca at rebecca.camarena@yahoo.com if you would like to have this author at your blog with a guest post. Inquiries will end on April 30 or until this tour is filled.