The Author




Joni Franks is a bestselling multi-award-winning children’s book author.  She has been honored to receive the prestigious Moms Choice Award for the “Corky Tails” book series.  Joni is also the winner of the American Fiction Award in 2018 and 2019, the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award, the Book Excellence Award and three EVVY AWARDS!  Joni lives in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado and has a passion for mountain beauty, environmental protection and animals.  Joni’s stories are inspired by her beautiful Welsh Corgi, Sagebrush. Her hope is to teach life lessons and problem-solving techniques to a new generation, offering a fresh perspective on living together peacefully in today’s divisive world.