Chloe the "Military Brat"

Chloe the "Military Brat" (Cul-de-sac Kids Book 1)
Chloe the "Military Brat"
Amanda Zeine

Eleven-year-old Chloe, a military brat, struggles with frequent moves and parental challenges in the first book of a tween series. Her life, filled with the angst and fun typical of her age, becomes complex as she deals with leaving friends and expressing her emotions.


About the Author

Amanda L. Zeine, DO, FAAP, is a board-certified pediatrician (Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics), wife, mother, and Lieutenant Colonel (ret) recently medically retired from the United States Army. Dr. Zeine was born and raised in a small town in Central Illinois. She dreamed as a child of becoming a doctor and after high school attended Illinois State University while participating in the ROTC program. She graduated in 2002 with a Bachelor in Science degree in Biology. With an educational delay granted from the United States Army, she attended Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. After graduating as a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine in 2007, she attended her pediatric residency with the United States Army at Tripler Army Medical Center. While in residency, she was blessed with a beautiful daughter. After graduation, she was moved to Ft. Campbell, KY and has practiced as a pediatrician and Army flight surgeon. While serving as a flight surgeon, she has been deployed twice. She married again in 2017 and lives happily with her husband in Clarksville, TN. In December 2018, Dr. Zeine sustained a Traumatic Brain Injury. With an eleven-year career as a physician, she had a loss of identity when she could no longer practice effectively as a physician. It was then that she wrote her first book, Hot Mess to Wellness. She is currently writing a new series of chapter books called Cul-de-sac kids, the first of which is Chloe the "Military Brat."