Sally Stone is an author, photographer, certified hypnotist, and certified health coach. Her photos have won several awards including Audubon’s Top 100 and a Chicago Botanic Garden Special Mention. Sally’s love for children’s books began in childhood and never ended. For 23 years she worked with children and teachers, first in her classroom, then as a coach and university professor. Sally earned her master’s and doctorate in education from National-Louis University and won two teaching awards.