35+ books, 100+ awards, and 3,000+ online reviews of her works! Carole is the author of the Captain No Beard series and the If You Were Me And Lived In.....Country series, in addition to other fine books (Can A Princess Be A Firefighter, Whaley's Big Adventure, and more). Captain No Beard tackles problems on the high seas and dispenses a gentle lesson at the same time. Her non-fiction series is an introduction to customs and culture all over the world for children ages 4-8, and her newest series If You Were Me And Lived In....History brings history alive for students ages 8-14. The purpose of the books are to demystify history and people around the world.