Jim Carrey to author children`s book

Updated: Mar 15, 2013, 17:20 PM IST

Washington: Comedian Jim Carrey is all set to add author to his resume with a new children`s book.

The ` Dumb and Dumber` star revealed he was inspired to get creative and make up a story for kids after reading tales to his three-year-old grandson, Jackson, Contactmusic reported.

The 51-year-old actor said that reading a story to your kid is just like a little slice of heaven.

Other movie stars who have become children`s book writers include Moore and Jamie Lee Curtis.