Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Shane Young

When CAROL GARDNER divorced her husband, she was told to "get a therapist, or get a dog." Carol chose the latter. Since winning a Christmas card contest featuring Zelda dressed up as Santa Claus, Carol and Zelda have gone on to create a series of gift books and novelty items called Zelda Wisdom which includes everything from cookies to costumes, key chains, magnets, and more. ZELDA is an English bulldog and a celebrity. She is also the official "spokesdog" of Delta Society Pet Partners, a program dedicated to the human-animal healing bond, and is a certifi ed therapy dog who works with children with learning disabilities. Her appearances on the Oprah Winfrey Show, Good Morning America, the Today Show, and the Martha Stewart Show have made Zelda a household name.



<a href="">Princess Zelda and the Frog by Carol Gardner -- Book Trailer </a>

Princess Zelda and the Frog by Carol Gardner -- Book Trailer

Watch this book trailer video for Princess Zelda and the Frog, a new picture book for children starring Zelda the celebrity English bulldog! Written by Zelda's owner, Carol Gardner, and with photographs by Shane Young, this fairy tale book tells the story of a princess named Zelda. One day, when she is out in her finest dress playing with her favorite golden ball, she tosses her ball up in the air, and it lands—SPLAT!—in the mud. Princesses don't go in the mud. How will she ever get back her favorite ball?

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