The Golden Aspen
About the Book
The Golden Aspen is a story about kindness and friendship. Friendship can take many forms but kindness and caring for others is not limited. In this story a little tree grows up and because of a single act of kindness to a human being he is rewarded beyond his dreams. And, this reward is something that marks the tree and its descendents even today.
About the Author
Cheryl A. Price has written for newspapers and journals. She is a former librarian and newspaper editor. A biography, written by Ms. Price, was published in 2004. It tells the life story of Thomas L. Thomas, from his years in an orphanage to his experiences as a prisoner of war during World War II. It has been purchased throughout the United States and abroad and has been read and reread by troops serving in Iraq. The Golden Aspen is inspired by the beauty of the Aspens of Colorado and is the author's first children's book. She holds three masters' degrees in history, library science and communications.