Author Archives: thedunnes12@att.net

About thedunnes12@att.net

Deanie Humphrys-Dunne is an award-winning children’s book author with 5 books published: Tails of Sweetbrier, Charlie the Horse, Charlene the Star, Charlene the Star and Hattie’s Heroes, and Charlene the Star and Bentley Bulldog. Tails of Sweetbrier has won such awards as: The Reader’s Favorite silver medal, honorable mention in the Purple Dragonfly Award, and the silver medal in the Feathered Quill book awards. In addition Deanie has won an author award for all of her books, called “50 Great Books You Should Be Reading.” All of Deanie’s books are beautifully illustrated by her sister, Holly Humphrys-Bajaj. Each book conveys positive messages for children.

children’s books: horses and helping others


As you may know I love writing children’s books. Each book focuses on good character like kindness, friendship, sharing, or […]

Continue reading...

Pony: How to polish him


When you were little did you dream of owning a pony?  I loved ponies, but luckily for me, I grew […]

Continue reading...

Heroes: Sergeant Reckless


Do you love children’s books with heroes? They’re my favorites. Everyone loves a story about an animal or person who […]

Continue reading...

High Hopes Therapeutic Riding Center: Meet Amazing Melissa


Today I’m sharing my thoughts on an incredible riding center called High Hopes Therapeutic Riding Center in Old Lyme, Connecticut. […]

Continue reading...

Therapy horses: Healing powers


Post Image

You may have heard about therapy dogs, but what about therapy horses?   Do you know what their job is? They […]

Continue reading...

kid’s books: pioneer


What would you do if you were the first ever to do something? Would you feel like a pioneer? Maybe […]

Continue reading...

Kid’s books: bullies


These days bullying is all too common in schools.  Little eight-year-old Sophia Spencer knows about bullying because she loves bugs. […]

Continue reading...

children’s books: Interview with author, Melissa Johns- part 3


Post Image

  Hi everyone, today we have the pleasure of welcoming back authors of several children’s books, Melissa-Sue John and her […]

Continue reading...

children’s books: Interview with children’s author Melissa John-part 2


Post Image

Welcome back everyone. This is part 2 of my interview with amazing children’s author, Melissa-Sue John and her daughters, Alyssa […]

Continue reading...

Children’s books: working together-part 1


Post Image

Hi everyone, Today we have the great pleasure of talking with  Professor Melissa-Sue John.  This is the first part of […]

Continue reading...