Zippy and the Stripes of Courage

Candida Sullivan
Ages 3 to 10

Zippy and the Stripes of Courage
is a story about how Zippy the zebra came to accept himself for who he is. It teaches children to celebrate one another’s differences and to treat others as they themselves want to be treated. Kids who are bullied or teased for looking different will identify with and learn from Zippy.

About the Author:
Candida Sullivan believes in miracles. Born with a rare condition called Amniotic Band Syndrome, she knows it’s a beautiful blessing she survived. Candida wants to show the world her scars are not a punishment, but instead are a wonderful expression exemplifying God’s love and mercy for her life. Candida lives in Tennessee with her husband and two sons. She teaches Sunday school and loves to be surrounded by the wonder and excitement of kids.