Allyn M. Stotz

The Pea in Peanut Butter

Kailee loves peanut butter. But a bedtime snack turns into a magical dance party with all of the foods in the kitchen pantry! This story encourages good eating habits in a way that is enticing to children. 

The Pea in Peanut Butter is also available in a fun coloring book edition!

Kailee Finds Magic in Words

Kailee doesn't like to read! But when her mother forces her to practice reading, she discovers that words can take you on all kinds of magical adventures! 

Cookies for Punch

Punch the dog loves his master, Tyler! When Tyler eats some of Punch's dog cookies, a magical thing happens...and it isn't good. Find out how Punch uses his smarts to come up with a "dog-gone" good idea to save his best pal! 

The Color of Love

Denny asks his mother, "If the sun is yellow and clouds are white, what color is love?" Follow Denny and his mother as they jump on board their magic carpet to find the answer!

Hippo Bottomless

Echo can't swim like his other hippo friends. All he does is splash, splash, splash as he sinks, sinks, sinks to the cold, murky bottom. Can some friends he meets along the way help or is he destined to spend his life sinking to the bottom, bottom, bottom?

Meet the Author: Allyn M. Stotz

Allyn is a children’s book writer with five picture books to her credit: The Pea in Peanut Butter, Kailee Finds Magic In Words, Hippo Bottomless, The Color of Love and Cookies for Punch. She has also been published in various children’s online magazines. Allyn came from a family of writers. Her father owned the town newspaper in Edgerton, Ohio while her mother wrote a weekly column. One of her sisters is a freelance editor/writer for non-fiction magazines. Watching Allyn’s journey to publication convinced her sister and  mother to team up. They have recently just published their fourth book, Holiday Connections. She is a graduate of the Institute of Children’s Literature, a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, The CBI Clubhouse and belongs to the Livingston Parish Writer’s Group. Allyn and her husband  reside in Louisiana with their two crazy dogs and one fat cat.

Find Allyn online:   @AllynStotz