Maxine the Rainbow Cow

ABOUT Erin L George

Erin L George
Erin L George is freelance writer and poet from Southern, NH. George's work has appeared in journals and magazines since 1995. She's received numerous awards from the New England Press Association for her work as a journalist. Most recently, George was published in the 2010 Savant Poetry  More...


Maxine the Rainbow Cow is the story of Abbie Murphy and her best friend and pet cow Maxine. Maxine is no ordinary cow. Maxine changes colors! Follow the pair in their heart warming friendship and learn why Maxine changes colors.

This is a 24 page picture book for children ages 4 to 8.

The proud owner of a holstein, I noticed one day that his coat was changing colors from the artificial dyes in the grain. It occurred to me that the same sort of changes would happen if he drank colored water. This is how the idea for Maxine the Rainbow Cow was born.