About Vicki Tashman
Vicki Tashman has always loved historical fiction and wanted to introduce children to the genre. Her first children’s book, “Buzzy and Thomas Move into the President’s House” is about Thomas Jefferson’s dog, Buzzy and her conquering her fear of change. Her second book, “Dash and Victoria Finds True Love” is about Queen Victoria’s dog, Dash and how he learns his heart is big enough to love more than one person. Both books have won numerous awards including the Moonbeam award, Reader’s Choice and Creative Child Book of the Year award. She’s currently working on her 3rd book (releasing Fall 2020), “Trouve and Alec Talk Back” about Alexander Graham Bell’s dog, Trouve and how he uses his voice to gain back his self confidence.
Vicki has a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism from the University of Colorado. She is a breast cancer survivor and was an advocate for 10 years. She is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), the Independent Writers of Southern California (IWOSC) and The Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA). She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and golden retriever, Georgia.