Derek the Daredevil likes to perform dangerous stunts in front of an audience. He gets lots of attention when he shows off. Can his dad find a way to make Derek feel good about himself before he gets hurt? In this rhyming children's story, Derek learns a valuable lesson about self-worth and the importance of playing safely. This illustrated book combines an enchanting tale with a positive message for kids.
Dennis Spalding is the author of Lazarus Man: Resurrection, a mystery-thriller novel set 100 years in the future. Derek the Daredevil, his first children's story, was inspired by his real-life son, Derek. Spalding and his son live in Saint Joseph, Missouri.