In 2023 Dessie published her first children's book. With 20 pages, all in color and nestled between a stunning hard cover, Dandy Won't Dance came to life. Dessie and Her childhood friend Katie worked together to bring this dream to fruition and now it is available for purchase!
Emmie loves to dance and perform for her family and friends. One day she gets an amazing idea! She will teach her best friend, a pup named Dandy, how to dance too. The only problem is that Dandy will not dance. Throughout this tale Emmie must learn that the importance of patience, kindness, and preserverance.