The Secret Daydream (A Guide to Your Child's Future)  

Written & illustrated: by Charisse J. Rudolph                                  

About the author/illustrator

When Charisse was young, reading a book was hard. Her natural talents were the outdoors, creating stories and painting.  She had to find strategies for being Dyslexic. Later she became the co-owner of Outdoor Learning Adventures, a team building company working with corporate organizations, and private schools.  Charisse also founded a non-profit called Rising Moon Equine Center where horses were used as a tool for emotional growth and learning. Her focus was Women and Children.  She won the leadership award for contribution to women in the in 2002. In 2012, Charisse began another non-profit called Healing Horses & Armed Forces, (you can see photos on Facebook.) She loves partnering with her horses to bring positive transitional change to the Veterans returning from war. Charisse has written several other books, for teens and women. Leap into Leadership, A Women's' Guide to being an effective leader is her latest. She is mother and nana of two, she now resides on their 21.45 acre ranch with her horses, dogs, cats, pig, chickens, and husband in Tehachapi, Ca.  To read more about what she is up to go to