Meet Our Authors

Shelly Roark

Shelly Roark, based in East Texas, wanted to grow up to be Wonder Woman, but when that didn’t work out, she graduated from Baylor University and chose to become a storyteller. Her career has included work as a newspaper journalist and a non-profit ghostwriter. Shelly lives with her close-knit family, including her husband, two kids, and black lab Rosie. The Bubble Who Would Not Pop! is her debut picture book. To learn more about Shelly, visit her at

Bonnie Clark

Bonnie Clark, a homeschooling mom, loves a good story that makes her laugh or cry, but most importantly, makes her think. A contestant on Wheel of Fortune, an inventor of an abdominal exercise mat, and now a children’s book author, Bonnie, a member of SCBWI, lives with her fun family of five in Canton, Georgia. The Yucky Words is her debut picture book. To learn more about Bonnie and her work, visit her online on her website or on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

Amberly Kristen Clowe

Amberly Kristen Clowe, author of three children’s fiction books, writes from her home in Kingwood, Texas. An avid cycler and veteran elementary school, Amberly spends her days with her husband and two children while creating stories that share faith and fun with young readers. Visit her website.