Meet the Author

Shanita Allen is the author of the Let’s Go Dreaming children’s book series, which inspires young minds to dream big and allows readers to see the world through the eyes of Little Ari and her talking dog, Pepper.  The Let’s Go Dreaming series is a collection of 9 books that teach lessons about acceptance, diversity, friendship, special needs, and bullying.

Shanita is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) with a Master of Science degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from the Florida Institute of Technology and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Florida State University. She has been serving individuals with Developmental Disabilities since 2003.


Shanita’s first book, Sleep, Tiny Dreamer has been featured on PBS with Miss Penny from KidVision Pre-K, as well as other hosts who read bedtime stories to their audience.

Get social with Shanita, Ari, and Pepper: 

Facebook: Lets Go Dreaming 

Instagram: @LetsGoDreaming11

Twitter: @LetsGoDreaming1

YouTube: Let's Go Dreaming

Shanita Allen, MS, BCBA, Author