At age seven my second grade teacher Mrs. Allison Spatola assigned me my very first If I Had a Magic Carpet essay. I remember sitting on my rug dreaming of all the wonderful adventures me and my carpet could have together.


 Authors who successfully write sequels that consistently sustain the interest of their readers are rare. Laura Clarizio engages her audience and they keep turning the pages.    

The Reading Tub

Meet Children's Author Laura Clarizio