Children’s, Juvenile

The One-Eyed Pug is based on a true story. Children and adults will fall in love with the lovely little pug, and eventually come to love the incorrigible Chewy, too!

In this story, a little pug keeps hoping she will find her forever home but every time she thinks she has found it she has to move, or is adopted by a new family. Finally, she is adopted by the Barker family and believes she has finally found her forever home. Everything is perfect until the terrible horrible thing happens; a new puppy named Chewy comes to live with the family and makes the little pug’s life miserable. Then one day when the two puppies are playing and finally getting along Chewy accidently scratches the pug’s eye and she has to go to the hospital. What will happen the little pug? What will happen to Chewy? You will find out when you read this truly intriguing tale.

Deborah Hunt is a doctorally prepared nursing professor who lives in New York with her family. Her constant companion is Chewy, a Boston Terrier. Deborah has published multiple nursing articles, and two nursing textbooks. She is passionate about her nursing role, and enjoys teaching, and mentoring students. Her other passion is fiction writing, especially for children. This passion began in grade school when she was working on a fictional writing project with her best friend Regina. Working on this project awakened her creative mind, and sparked a life-long interest, and she knew that one day she would become a published writer. Throughout the years Deborah’s life was very busy with her family, raising her children, her nursing career, and continuing her academic education. However, she always found time to write, completed several online writing classes, and read everything she could about writing for children. Deborah is an avid reader, and loves to take long walks on the beach. She also enjoys painting, cooking, traveling, dancing, and spending time with her family and friends.