Charlene Stiletto has decided to embark on an adventure in search of the perfect pair of shoes. Full of excitement and determination, she travels the globe to find the most fabulous, enviable, gorgeous pair she can imagine! Along the way, and with the company of her faithful dog Boots, she encounters Roman soldiers, hot air balloons, and some seriously delicious cheese. But can she find the most fabulous pair of shoes? Charlene Stiletto and Her Search for a Fabulous Pair of Shoes is a story about hope, perseverance, imagination, and dreams. Oh, and about shoes.
Up for Charlene's "I Spy" challenge? There are over one hundred objects to find within the book!
A donation will be made to the C. Arlene Innes Guthrie Award from the sale of each copy of Charlene Stiletto and Her Search for a Fabulous Pair of Shoes. The award is named in honour of Arlene, a beloved employee of the Stratford Festival's wardrobe department for twenty-six seasons, who lost her battle to cancer. Established by her friends and co-workers, the award is presented annually to a member (or members) of the wardrobe department who is experiencing a period of illness.