Marco Island, Florida, Author Publishes New Children's Book
West Palm Beach, Florida February 20, 2013 Entertainment News(PRLEAP.COM) "A Hat in a Tree," a new book by Jean Henning, has been released by RoseDog Books.
Jean Henning worked as a secretary and a teacher in the elementary grades until her children Ron and Susan arrived. She is also a water safety instructor and worked in the summer months with her husband teaching swimming. She swam with a synchronize team in competitions and coached synchro.
Dr. Henning, a dentist and former outstanding swimmer for the U.S. became involved in Illinois swimming as an official. He was moved into National and International swimming by the U.S. Olympic committee. Eventually he became President of the Panamerican swimming federation and then the International Swimming Federation. Because of his involvment we traveled a great deal to meetings and Olympic Games where Dr. Henning was directing all the aquatic events.
Jean wrote a book about the inner events of the games called "A Sports Odyssey" a journal of an Olympic wife, and "Six Days to Swim" The story of Olympic swimmer Jeff Farrell. She has also published poetry in various magazines as well as leaving a few poems in Yugaslovia and Russia. Born and raised in Naperville, Illinois she now lives on Marco Island, Florida.
"A Hat in a Tree" is a 30-page hardcover with a retail price of $19.00. The ISBN is 978-1-4349-8942-0. It was published by RoseDog Books, an imprint of Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. For more information, or to request a review copy, please go to our virtual pressroom at www.dorrancepressroom.com or our online bookstore at www.rosedogbookstore.com.