Haven is very happy with her new Sparkle book! Her mom says she takes it with her everywhere.
In May of 2014 I was invited to China, where Belinda the Ballerina is very popular. During my two-week stay, I gave lots of radio and newspaper interviews, did live webcases, and met with various groups of educators, art students, parents and children. I was a keynote speaker at the 2014 Beijing International Children’s Reading …
Talented puppeteer, Jean Vanier, made puppets of characters from Belinda the Balerina and put on a show in Chicago, with help from real little ballerinas.
I was interviewed by Terri DeBoer and Rachael Ruiz about “What Makes You Happy?”
Talking abut “The Happy Book.”
ON Wednesday, December 1st, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital hosted a Donor Appreciation Night. It was a lovely affair. The highlight for me was when President Doctor Bob Connors presented my book to Helen DeVos. Up until that point, the book had been a bit of a secret. Here are a few pictures from the event.