Louie V's Story

The story's of Louie V were inspired by a real cat named Louie V. Louie's owner Tracey leaves for work every morning, and she thinks that Louie is going to spend the day sleeping, but in reality, while she is away, Louie has a special adventure.

About The Author

Tracey Delio has penned two books in “The Secret Adventures of Louie V” series.  In addition to sharing Louie V with the masses, Tracey Delio, M.A.CCC/SLP has been providing speech and language services to toddlers, preschoolers and school age children on Long Island for the last 15 years. She holds a Master’s Degree from Hofstra University and is also a Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped with a dual major in English. Past experiences include providing school-based therapy to Middle and High School students with speech impairments and learning disabilities.   

Tracey has worked extensively with other professionals on interdisciplinary teams which has broadened her knowledge base on a variety of disabilities.  Her areas of special interest include motor speech disorders, sensory integration disorders, early language development and PDD/ Autism Spectrum Disorders.  She has worked side by side with ABA teams to facilitate speech and language development in the Autistic population.  Tracey is a Certified PROMPT Instructor and teaches workshops in various locations throughout the United States.  

Tracey is deeply involved in a number of charitable organizations including the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Autism Speaks and VH1 Save The Music.  A portion of the proceeds from the sale of The Secret Adventures of Louie V will be donated to the aforementioned charities.  Each of the charities support children and strive to make their future bright and prosperous.

A Note From The Author:

From an early age, I knew that my calling would be working with and touching the lives of children.  I have had the privilege to work with so many wonderful children and parents who have enriched my life.  It is through these children, that I have found my voice as a writer.  Louie V is a character who embodies the characteristics that all children possess.  He is sassy, creative, mischievous and loving.  So spend some time with Louie V and follow him on his adventure.  You never know where the journey will take you!

The Secret Adventures of Louie V, would not be possible without the hard work and dedication of several special companies and

Cythnia Stillar-Wang at P3 Press
Cynthia's knowledge of the publishing industry was only matched by her patience and commitment to this project.  I am forever grateful for her kindness.  The entire team at P3 Press was a pleasure to work with and helped Louie V be one of my greatest achievements.

George McWeeney at McWeeney Marketing Group.
George and his entire design team guided me through the design process for all of the wonderful promotional items for this book.  The quality of their work speaks for itself.


Tracey Delio


Tracey is the author of the Louie V series. Not only did she write the Louie V series, she is also a speech pathologist with a masters degree from Hofstra University.


Kit Grady


Kit Grady is a children’s illustrator from Ashville, North Carolina. The Secret Adventures of Louie V is her sixth book. Kit has a passion for bright colors, expressive animals and loves creating children’s books.


Chris Gann

Plush Toy Creator

Chris is responsible for the development of the plush Louie V toys. He was instrumental in assuring that the stuffed toys resemble the real "Louie V."


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