What Makes Bella Special?
Is it her curly Q tail that’s always wagging?
Her fuzzy fur and floppy ears?
Her funny way that she grunts when she wants attention?
Her calm and friendly personality?
All those things make Bella a special part of the family but Jacob answered the question best…
What makes Bella special?
Bella is a special dog because she is always there for me when I need a friend.
Maria Salerno is a friend of the Franco family. She is student at Carthage College, in Wisconsin. Maria is majoring in English and Marketing with a minor in German. She is a writer for the college chapter of Odyssey. Her illustrations for this book were inspired by her brother, Nicholas, who has special needs. When not writing, she enjoys playing piano and tennis, drawing, and spending time with her family and friends.