Wyoming Author

Karen O. Cotton is one of Wyoming’s premiere authors. A talented writer, a passionate mother, and an active member of her community.

Carol and Santa

Join our intrepid 8-year-old Carol Bell, as she learns about herself and the world of Christmas! Naughty kids worldwide will never be the same.

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Vedauwoo: Hidden Faces in Mysterious Places

A non-fiction children’s picture book about the history, animals, geology and many faces that you can find in the rocks in Vedauwoo, Wyoming.

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K-9 & Deputy Heroes of the Laramie County Sheriff’s Department

K-9 & Deputy Heroes of the Laramie County Sheriff’s Department is about the Sheriff’s Deputies and their K-9 partners who patrol the city and county of Cheyenne, Wyoming.

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Sad News

K9 Deputy Lyra passed away recently, the Laramie County Sheriff’s Office reported on their Facebook page. I had the pleasure of getting to know Lyra...

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Exciting News

I am working on a very relevant children’s picture book project with talented illustrator/author Trace Puckett ! We have hopes to get this project...

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Wyoming PBS Fall 2020

I am one of a few Wyoming children’s book authors who will be featured on Wyoming PBS’s Facebook page and Youtube channel this summer reading from...

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About Karen O. Cotton

Karen O. Cotton is one of Wyoming’s premiere children’s authors. A talented author, a passionate mother, and an active member of her community.

Karen is hard at work on a cookbook memoir, a romance under her pen name, a brand new picture book, and a few other projects to name a few. If you’re interested in learning more about Karen or scheduling her for a speaking event, please click below.

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