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Interview with author Sharon Giltrow

Interview with author Sharon Giltrow

[ 0 ] 18/11/2020 |

I got to meet Sharon Giltrow in a Facebook group we have formed with children’s book writers who have their book debut in 2020. Sharon is an extremely talented writer, and her book Bedtime Daddy, illustrated by Katrin Dreiling, is a super funny bedtime story where the roles are reversed; the little one tries to […]

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NEW Book Dedicated To My Special Someone And A Book Launch Offer

NEW Book Dedicated To My Special Someone And A Book Launch Offer

[ 0 ] 04/11/2020 |

 Hi friends, How are you? I hope you’re managing to keep your spirits up despite the current situation in our different communities around the world. I feel like I am falling behind with everything, I struggle some days more than others, and my thoughts are scattered. My desk is full of “to-do” lists, I have […]

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Cash Giveaway (ends on Sunday), Spanish course (no fees), and other news!

Cash Giveaway (ends on Sunday), Spanish course (no fees), and other news!

[ 0 ] 24/09/2020 |

Hi :),  I just realized it’s been a month since the last time I got in touch. Time flies when you have small kids, and life resumes to the usual -and some pretty unusual- routines, right?  BOOK RELATED NEWS Bookwise, LOTS of things have happened, but let me start by sharing with you this one. It’s […]

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Two gifts today for all of you!

Two gifts today for all of you!

[ 0 ] 27/08/2020 |

Two gifts today for all of you, to celebrate the launch of the Happiness Street bilingual books Hi friends, I managed to visit after all my personal happiness street, and we came back home from Greece on the 15th. Here’s a photo with some of the family members; my sister (Charikleia, the artist 🙂 ), father, and daughter. […]

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New book – How to Raise Confident Multicultural Children

New book – How to Raise Confident Multicultural Children

[ 0 ] 24/01/2020 |

Good morning everyone, I am so happy today. Most of you here are raising kids who speak at least two languages, right? So, please, keep on reading. I’ve been working on the second edition of this book since the summer of 2018, and I’ve curated an amazing selection of chapters related to multilingualism, multiculturalism, life abroad, mixed families. And […]

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My husband speaks a language I don’t understand with our children and it’s OK.

My husband speaks a language I don’t understand with our children and it’s OK.

[ 4 ] 13/03/2019 |

Anzelika, a mum who read our journey with raising multilingual children, sent me the following email. I thought of replying via a blog post, with her permission, instead of a personal email as this might be of interest to more moms out there who find themselves in a similar situation. ‘Hi Liza! There are not […]

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Our journey with raising multilingual children

Our journey with raising multilingual children

[ 2 ] 13/02/2019 |

This is our story on how we managed to save our family’s minority languages, and how our eldest developed language skills in two additional languages. Intercultural and interracial marriages are on the rise according to​ ​studies​, whilst more parents, particularly in USA and Europe, are adopting children from other countries. As a result, our communities […]

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Interview with author KT Johnston

Interview with author KT Johnston

[ 1 ] 27/09/2020 |

I got to know KT Johnston, and read her amazing debut children’s book, via a small group on Facebook where a couple of writers from around the world discuss and support each other. Writing doesn’t always have to be a lonely journey :). KT writes historical narrative nonfiction, and her book Railway Jack got published […]

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Interview with Dr. Jana Broecker, scientist and children’s books author

Interview with Dr. Jana Broecker, scientist and children’s books author

[ 0 ] 15/09/2020 |

As an active member of several author and illustrator groups on Facebook, I get to meet different people from all around the world with similar interests. Some of them are exceptionally charismatic, like Dr. Jana Broecker, who is not just a gifted storyteller, but also a scientist. And of course, a mom of two :). […]

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Little Bookworms Malta

Little Bookworms Malta

[ 0 ] 28/07/2020 |

Hi friends, Today is the last day to participate in a giveaway hosted by Żebbuġ Learning Studio and Little Bookworms Malta and win a copy of Where am I from? You can find all the details about the competition and take part here. It is open to everyone, all around the world. All the best of luck! Presentation of Little […]

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Win a copy of Where am I from? + a read-aloud of Happiness Street

Win a copy of Where am I from? + a read-aloud of Happiness Street

[ 0 ] 16/07/2020 |

Hi friends, How are you? Here, Norway lifted the traveling ban, and we are soon going to visit our family in Greece. Quite an unexpected surprise, as we had already canceled the whole trip! How are things at your end? I hope you’re coping and that things are getting better <3? 2 YEARS AGO…. In other […]

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Top 10 Independently Published Children’s Books (+ a bonus entry)

Top 10 Independently Published Children’s Books (+ a bonus entry)

[ 1 ] 07/07/2020 |

Today I would like to present to you some of my favorite kids’ books, written and published by independent authors; meaning authors who put on a publisher’s hat, and do the whole job by themselves to bring to the world some wonderful books! Marie’s Big Adieu by Tamara Rittershaus, illustrated by Giulia Iacopini Marie’s Big […]

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International recognition, video interview, read aloud, a new project by experts!

International recognition, video interview, read aloud, a new project by experts!

[ 0 ] 02/07/2020 |

Hi friends, How are you? We just came back from a short holiday within the country. It was lovely, and we’ve been blessed with nice weather, something which is never to be taken for granted in Norway. The kids got to swim in a lake, a river, the sea, and got to taste the very first […]

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