Book brings parents’ adoption questions to light

November is National Adoption Month! Adoption is not the “secret” it used to be. Nearly 1 in 5 Americans either know someone who was adopted, has adopted a child, or has relinquished a child for adoption. Being part of an adoptive family is now something to be celebrated. Yet, even with the increasing number of adoptive families, there remain plenty of … Read More

Book helps Kids deal with differences – Monty the Menace by Lonna Baum

Am I different? Its a question kids ask themselves a lot. Often children who feel different struggle to connect with other kids and adults. This can lead to a child feeling isolated and misunderstood. Their reasoning for feeling different can come from anything: unique clothes or fashion sense; eating unusual foods that other kids don’t like. It can also be something … Read More

Patrick Shannon & Viva Cisco Spotlight

Squawk! Some parrots have a mind of their own – especially if their name is Cisco! Cisco is a witty and lively parrot ready to take on the world to get what he wants, and what he wants is to be famous in his fantastical town of Topopootl. Written in the form of a trilogy, each book within [amazon_link id=”B003XNTZVQ” … Read More

Spotlight: Go Anywhere Booster Seat and Vanessa Carrington

 Traveling with little ones can be new and exciting. It also requires plenty of planning! The second most frequently asked question is going to be “can we get something to eat? Oh, what a hassle that’s going to be!” Where can we go that has booster seats? What are the odds they’ll have ENOUGH booster seats? Why don’t they ever put … Read More

From the Mailbox: Award Winners talk @ Writing and Publishing

In 2008, Elizabeth Hamilton-Guarino started the Best Ever Your Radio Network, a blog talk radio podcast. From parenting and pets to beauty/style to technology, Elizabeth has a channel for you. This past weekend, Best Ever You Radio dedicated an hour-long show to children’s books, more specifically writing and publishing children’s books. Elizabeth Hamilton-Guarino, the CEO of Best Ever You, is … Read More

Meet Maria Dismondy, author of Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun

Welcome new readers and Maria Dismondy fans! We are thrilled to be part of Maria’s Pink Tiara Blog Tour! One of the things we love about Maria’s children’s books is how each story gives young readers tools they can use to deal with sticky situations, like bullies and friendship triangles. When you see Maria Dismondy’s [amazon_link id=”0615473938″ target=”_blank” container=”” container_class=”” … Read More