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Books For Children Episodes

Jan. 21, 2022

Episode 55: A Chat with Author/Illustrator Dori Durbin

Author/illustrator Dori Durbin tells us about her book series, Little Cat Feelings. She has published two picture books in that s…

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Dec. 30, 2021

Episode 52. Every Child Needs a Favorite Grampy

Meet Manny Oliverez – also known as Favorite Grampy – the author of a new book: A Love Journal: 100 Things I Love about Grand...

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Dec. 16, 2021

Episode 50. My Country Cousins: a chapter book series for ages 6-10

Heather and Quinn, the mother and daughter writing duo who uses the pen name Heather N. Quinn, live in Canada, the setting for th…

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Dec. 9, 2021

Episode 49. Queen Vernita’s Magical Christmas Train Ride.

Join Queen Vernita on a Magical Christmas Train Ride!

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Nov. 25, 2021

Episode 47. Amazing Ways to Research Your Family Tree and Write Your …

In honor of Thanksgiving Day, Sharlene Habermeyer and I chat about genealogy and the importance of knowing your ancestors.

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Oct. 14, 2021

Episode 41. Zen Pig teaches mindfulness

Zen Pig teaches young readers the importance of gratitude, justice, empathy, compassion, and other soft skills that are important…

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Sept. 30, 2021

Episode 39. Engines! With 25 Science Projects for Kids

How does a car move from one place to another? How do cranes lift heavy objects? Readers will learn this and more in Donna McKinn…

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Sept. 3, 2021

Episode 35. How to Feed Your Ninjas

Tracy Johnson, the author of How to Feed Your Ninjas, is today’s guest. Her journey began 40 years ago when she was diagnosed wit…

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Aug. 26, 2021

Episode 34. Supporting Our Children to Help Them Be Better Parents

Gramps Jeffrey, a grandfather of six and the author of the children’s book, I Don’t Want to be 3! also is the author of a busines…

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Aug. 19, 2021

Episode 33. Curly Crew Books Highlight Kids of Color

Markita Staples-Green is the creator of Curly Crew Books – picture books that feature kids of color with curly hair, braids, and …

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July 15, 2021

Episode 28: Two little girls, one with autism, one a neurotypical chi…

Let’s talk! A story of Autism and Friendship and Let’s Talk: Going to the Zoo look at the friendship of two little girls, Emma an…

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July 8, 2021

Episode 27. Rozanne Travels to Africa to Kiss a Giraffe

As a child, Rozanne dreamed of going on safari. As an adult, she accomplished her goal with three wildlife journeys: the first th…

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June 24, 2021

Episode 25: Are you a modern-day grandparent? Do you celebrate Gorgeo…

Are you a modern-day grandparent? If so, you are active, career-minded, stylish, and tech-savvy while still maintaining the age-o…

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June 17, 2021

Episode 24. Silly YaYa finds inspiration from her family

Violet Favero has nine granddaughters! No grandsons! Lots of glitter and bows when the girls visit their grandparents.

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June 3, 2021

Episode 22. Positive Kids Today: The Hand Hug

PositiveKidsToday.com is a website filled with books, apps, programs and resources developed to support the emotional and mental …

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