Mary Gover Gray

Mary Gover Gray, a native of Mattoon, Illinois, has lived her adult life in the Waukesha, Wisconsin area.  She taught elementary school while raising her son Nathan. In her first book Dixie Doodle the Helper Poodle,  Ms. Gray combines her passion for training standard poodles for therapy dog work with visits with senior citizens in her community. The second book,  Dixie Doodle the Happy Poodle recalls the author's experiences in elementary school during Field Day. In both stories Ms. Gray is pleased to share the joy of Dixie with readers of all ages.