Dara Dokas is a children's author, teacher, and blogger. She is the author of three books for children. Her most recent picture book, Muriel's Red Sweater, was a runner-up for the McKnight Award in Children's Literature and was nominated for a Midwest Booksellers Choice Award. Dara is a former English and drama teacher with an MA in education. You can visit Dara online at daradokas.com.