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About D. K. Brantley
He lives in Cleveland, Tennessee, with his wife, their two children, a miniature Schnauzer, and a handful of crazy chickens.
When not busy writing, D.K. enjoys playing music (drums & ukulele), building homemade two- to four-string guitars, reading, and dreaming of when he used to have hair.
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As if middle school isn't hard enough, Dad loses his job and Mom and Dad's marriage is on the rocks. Now it's up to me to fix everything.
That's right—I'm 12 years old, and I'm about to save the world.
From the Publisher: Parents do their best to shield children from financial or relational hardships. But kids are smart. They notice when the people and things they depend upon begin to fall apart. And they often take on the hefty burden of putting their world back together.
I’m 12 Years Old And I Saved The World admits that life isn’t easy, and it doesn’t shy away from the fact that children hurt when their families hurt. The book’s goal is to comfort those whose family is struggling, while helping all readers become more empathetic.
FREE Bonus Gift: Look inside to learn how to get the original 25 pages of I'm 12 Years Old And I Saved The World, and then see how many changes you can spot!
Being a teenager is tough. Now it's even tougher. Big Mike has cancer, and I have to step in and do what science hasn’t yet done. I've got to find a cure.
That’s right—I'm 13 years old, and I'm about to change the world.
From the Publisher: The follow-up to D.K. Brantley’s I’m 12 Years Old And I Saved The World, this book tackles the difficult topics of childhood cancer, death, and drug addiction. I’m 13 Years Old And I Changed The World is an open admission that bad things happen to good people. And while you often can’t fix the bad situation, you can make it better if you’re willing to be a friend.
We hope this book comforts those dealing with childhood cancer, death, and addiction and increases empathy for all.
What is Plain Old Frankie?
"Awesome, short, re-readable kids' book!”
“A super cute story about wishing you were someone else and then realizing you're great as you are.”
“A good fit for beginning readers to gain confidence in reading.”
“Favorite bedtime story.”
“A fun and clever book!”
“Positive and creative.”
“Seriously a precious story.”
“It combines a very important message of being yourself coupled with beautiful visuals.”
“Leads to wonderful discussions about self-esteem.”
Featuring child-friendly versions of the most beloved monsters in modern history, Plain Old Frankie teaches children that everyone is special and unique.
With its brilliant illustrations and beautiful message, Plain Old Frankie is a sure to be a hit with children and parents alike.
And don't miss out on D.K.'s other monster-tastic book, Every Mummy Has a Mommy!
Written by a magical dimwit, The Only Magic Book You'll Never Need has been lovingly called "100 pages of fantastic nonsense." In it, you'll learn how to cauterize a severed torso, turn friends into enemies using super glue and headphones, and more. The publisher of this book recommends you not use any of this new knowledge.
Becoming an illusionist has never been so impossible, dangerous, and funny.
Read at your own risk. Attempt the tricks and put everyone else at risk.