Check out Maria’s Amazing Book and Explore Her Fun Blog Tour
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I’m so excited to share my dear friend’s new book with all of you! Maria is a brilliant children’s author who really captures the ability to build empathy in young children. Her engaging books provoke such rich class dialogue and are perfect for any character lesson or class meeting. I have all of them! Our school even had her out recently to be a guest author… it was amazing!
Author Bio: Maria Dismondy is an award-winning author, specializing in books about challenges children face. A topic close to her heart, Mariaâ€™s own childhood experience inspired her first book, Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun. Mariaâ€™s dedication to empowering children with courage and confidence has reached new heights, touching the hearts and hands of children the world over. Grounded in her belief that all children deserve a voice, Mariaâ€™s latest book, Chocolate Milk, Por Favor, drives home the important message of celebrating diversity with kindness, inclusion and empathy. As a sought-after speaker, Maria spreads her message by presenting at schools and conferences across the country. She holds degrees in education and child development. Maria lives in southeastern Michigan with her husband, Dave, and their three book-loving children.
Book Synopsis: Johnny is a big fan of school but that all changes when the new kid, Gabe arrives. Gabe doesn’t speak any English, and that doesn’t stop Johnny from going out of his way to be unkind.
But what will Johnny do when Gabe starts to make new friends? Will he join in the fun of making a new friend or turn the other way? Johnny realizes a powerful message in this story where student differences are celebrated. Read to find out how chocolate milk plays a major role in the discovery of the real universal language. Be sure to see more on Maria’s YouTube channel.
Now hop on over to Andrea’s blog for more details… click here!
~ Also, check out Maria’s blog… it’s one of my favorites! ~
*Her site truly is one of the best ever!*