Dr. Tisha Admire Duncan is the author of My Dirty Cat Mutt and Myrtle the Blue Eyed Turtle. She is passionate about reading and has published journal articles on literacy education and learner centered instruction. She is an assistant professor of education and resides in NC with her husband and daughter. The illustrator of these books is Phillip Holeman.
Phillip Holeman is a North Carolina artist, illustrator, and designer. He is pleased to bring Mutt and his new friend Myrtle to life. He receives great joy from those who appreciate and allow him to share his talent. His greatest inspiration comes through the love of his wife and two children.
We would love to visit your school to share Mutt and his adventures! Program can be tailored to suit your needs in either half day or full day format. Presentation includes a reading of the book, the writing process, the illustration process, and how to become an author. Additionally, students can purchase books to be autographed by the author and illustrator. Contact us for more information and availability.