About the Author

Barbara E. Wade, who has been writing for over 30 years. including publishing Sane and Savory Cookbook* in 2016. For several years beginning in 2014, she also wrote a blog called Barbara E. Wade Blog, Respecting Our Differences. Besides publishing Sofi’s Tale, she continues to write another children’s book and has other books that are works in progress.

Barbara, M.S. Ed., has also been an English as a Second Language teacher for over 25 years in various states in the USA and abroad. During the time she taught, she learned from her students how both similar and different our human family is.

She also tutored other subjects for over 25 years to both adults and children.

Today, she continues to touch children’s lives as a volunteer at a local elementary school for a program called SMART (Start Making A Reader Today), an Oregon Nonprofit organization. Where she lives, she also helps to support a local animal shelter, S.A.R.A, which rescues and then places rescued cats into suitable homes. Another local organization that she supports is MRG Foundation, which provides grants to organizations seeking social justice for all of the diverse individuals in our communities.

*available on Amazon Kindle