Books by Karen O. Cotton

Coming in the future “Carol and Santa” a children’s chapter book and “The Candy Witch” a children’s picture book.


A new children’s non-fiction picture book was published May 9, 2017 !

K-9 & Deputy Heroes of the Laramie County Sheriff’s Department is about the Sheriff’s Deputies and their K-9 partners who patrol the city and county of Cheyenne, Wyoming.  You will learn about the behind-the-scenes of the department’s trainings, equipment used and their dangerous jobs. You can also read about some of their heroic acts!

You can order the book at City Newsstand in Cheyenne, Wyoming.

It is also available at Wind City Books in Casper, Wyoming, the University of Wyoming book store in Laramie, Wyoming and at Barnes and Noble Booksellers in stores and online. As well as at

Wind City Books:

UW Book store:




“Vedauwoo: Hidden Faces in Mysterious Places” is a non-fiction children’s picture book about the history, animals, geology and many faces that you can find in the rocks in Vedauwoo, Wyoming.  This book is illustrated and written by Karen Cotton.


Back Cover of Vedauwoo: Hidden Faces in Mysterious Places by Karen Cotton