A brightly colorful book perfect for the young reader. I would say up to 7 years of age. I think it's pretty cool that Ron branched out even more in his wide range of writing areas and published a children's book.
The Shark's Tooth
A colorful story about our relationships with nature and imagination from a New York Times best-selling author
The Shark's Tooth is the first children's book written by New York Times best-selling author Ron Rash. Cecile L. K. Martin's colorful cut-paper illustrations complement the story, and novelist and children's author Mary Alice Monroe provides an engaging afterword on the story's empowering message of creativity and conservation.
is the author of six novels, five collections of short stories, and four collections of poetry. He is also a two-time finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Prize and winner of the O Henry Prize, the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award, the Sherwood Anderson Prize, the James Still Award of the Fellowship of Southern Writers, and other honors. He teaches at Western Carolina University.
teaches at the University of Georgia School of Environmental Design. She is a signature member of the National Watercolor Society, and a member with excellence and three-time winner of Best in Show in the South Carolina Watercolor Society. Martin's work is included in the South Carolina State Collection and in numerous corporate, public, and private collections.
Author and conservationist is a New York Times and USA Today best-selling author of thirteen novels and two children's books: Turtle Summer:
A Journal for My Daughter and A Butterfly Called Hope.