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Anita Lock is a woman of many hats: a wife, a mother, a grandmother, and a long-time educator with degrees in Music Education and Library Science. Her goal is to always use her skills to help educate others and provide tools to help others succeed in life.

anitalock@oberlin.net

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Set in the 1950s during the infamous days of Jim Crow, New Shoes is a story of an African American girl who comes up with a brilliant idea to remedy the far-too-often degrading experience of buying shoes, especially for back-to-school.

The Little Parrot and the Angel's Tears is a powerful allegory of overcoming insignificance.