Carol A. Bacon is a children’s author from Los Angeles. She holds a Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree in Curriculum and Instruction. Her experience spans more than 20 years of working directly with children and she strongly believes they are all scholars in the making. Her first children’s book Sarafina and the Not-So-Wonderful Day, addresses bullying at the elementary level in order to encourage children to be empowered and proud of who they are.
Sarafina is a little puppy that is teased and bullied about her name. With the love of her parents and support of her teacher, she quickly learns the secret of how to turn a not so wonderful day into a great day.
Sarafina has a unique name. Getting her first dog tag with her name is a very exciting day for her. At her new school, she slowly learns that classmates aren't always so kind. The result is her being teased and bullied about her name.