Joy K. Ball

Award-winning Children's Author


About Joy K. Ball

Joy K. Ball, pediatrician, mom, and award-winning author, brings her love of adventure and learning to life in her debut children’s book, “Winnie Goes to School”. Inspired by a heartwarming tale of a bird attempting to join her daughter’s first-grade class, Joy takes young readers on a journey through the breathtaking Sonoran Desert, filled with discovery and delight.
Having lived most of her life in the Southeast, Joy was captivated by the beauty of the Sonoran Desert during her family’s six-year stay in Scottsdale, AZ.
Joy loves to travel and make memories with her family by exploring new destinations. She is passionate about the health and well-being of children, and creates entertaining and educational stories, promoting positive values like love, kindness, curiosity, and resilience. The second book in Joy’s Winnie’s Adventures series, “Winnie’s Christmas Treasure Hunt,” is due out just in time for Christmas 2023.


Books by Joy K. Ball