Peggy J. Jenkins, Ph.D., has authored four highly acclaimed parent/teacher-education books: Art for the Fun of It, The Magic of Puppetry, The Joyful Child: A Sourcebook of Activities and Ideas for Releasing Children's Natural Joy, and Nurturing Spirituality in Children. The Joyful Child received a Golden Balloon Award at the United Nations from the World Children's Day Foundation, a branch of UNICEF, for the book's contribution to the well-being of children.