Come on a tour of Canada with our inquisitive explorer as he travels to
each province and territory to see animals in their natural habitat.
About the Illustrator
(Illustrator Bio: Anita C. Young is the winner of the 2018 Pollack Purchase
Award from Washburn University, and winner of Best in Show for the Human
Experience versus Abstract Exhibition at the Tomahawk Art Center. Her
current body of art work focuses on mental health and is intended to make
open dialogue easier.
Anita C. Young was born and raised in Canada before marrying a US Army
soldier. The couple moved around the world before finally settling in
Topeka, where she obtained her B.S. in Medical Laboratory Science from
Washburn in 2010. After almost a decade of serving the community at a
local hospital, Anita Young decided to pursue her lifetime love of art at
Washburn. After receiving her B.F.A., Anita Young looks forward to
displaying her work in many future shows while continuing to write.)
Kind and gentle Abigail Gold needs a babysitter. In walks Sneasy the
Greasy. He wheezes, he sneezes and his hair is full of greases! But during
an afternoon with Abigail, Sneasy learns the meaning of true friendship,
honesty, and a life free of grease.
About the Authors
Michelle Birdsong is a songwriter and author, having worked with her late
husband Edwin on his albums ‘What it is” and “Super
Natural’. Michelle lives in NYC, finding the electric creativity of
the city streets mirrors her neverending imagination. And she loves
collaborating with her daughter.
Robin currently lives in Hawaii, where the endless Summer light fills her
daydreams with stories. And she loves working with her Mother.
When Sophie’s family moves from New York City to West Virginia, she not only has to leave her friends and the city and library she loves so much, but she has to figure out what will happen when she discovers that there is no library in her new town. But when she discovers something called a bookmobile and other new treasures, all is right with the world.
About the Author
Kathleen M. Jacobs is the author of the critically-acclaimed YA-novel, Honeysuckle Holiday and Betsy Blossom Brown. Her other works include Marble Town, a book for the MG-reader. Her first children’s book, Please Close It! has enjoyed numerous awards, and her chapbooks The Puppeteer of Objects: A Lyrical Poem and Collected Curiosities: Poems, Essays & Opinions offer insights into human behavior and understanding. She is a former teacher of English and Creative Writing, and holds a M. A. in Humanistic Studies. She was the 2017 New River Gorge Writer-in-Residence. You can reach her through her website at www.kathleenmjacobs.com and through Instagram @kathleenm.jacobs.
From Amazon #1 best-selling mindfulness and psychology author: Baby Shark Saves the Day is a fun book for ages 3-8 that makes mindfulness both easy and fun while showing how we can handle difficult emotions in everyday situations.
To make mindful breathing kid-friendly we figured out many playful ways together with my 5-year old son. Baby Shark breathing was one of the funniest and most memorable and we wanted to share it with the world in the form of a fun engaging book that shows you exactly how and when it can be helpful.
The story is based on our own experiences with difficult everyday situations showing how mindful breathing has been able to help us handle difficult emotions.
Baby Shark Saves the Day makes mindfulness both easy and fun while showing how we can handle difficult emotions in everyday situations.
About the Author
Chris Bergstrom is a bestselling mindfulness author, a leader in the field of mindfulness, the founder of BlissfulKids.com, a blog dedicated to children’s mindfulness, and a dad who is thrilled to practice mindfulness with his son. He is a certified mindfulness facilitator and trained to teach mindfulness to students in K-12. He’s also known as “the dad who tried 200+ mindfulness activities” and has taught meditation for more than 15 years.
Elle of Portuana is about environmental stewardship. Assist Elle to plant more trees across the world.
Elle is from a small town by the beach named Portuana. She loves trees, nature, and saving money. This picture book takes a child into Elle’s world. The child then sees how Elle ties all her passions together.
About the Author
Samuel Narh is a natural storyteller. He loves to paint stories with words. He aims at touching and moving people with his stories.