Half the Giraffe is half the size of all the other giraffes her age. Just like her friends, she wants to be tall enough to reach the leaves in the trees. After some failed attempts to do so by herself, she realizes that being short makes her both special and unique.
In a former life, Elizabeth Patterson was an elementary school teacher. These days, she's a freelance writer pursuing her dream of becoming a children's book author. She originally hails from Florence, Alabama, and now resides on the Gulf Coast with her handsome cat, Kimbo.