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Fida Fayez Qutob
CHILDREN'S & TEEN

Fida Fayez Qutob

Authors ;Fida Fayez Qutob & Dalia Qutob The story of Sarah was created in recognition of the needs of orphans all around the world regardless of their nationality, religion or identity. Author Fida Qutob is a member of an organization for orphaned and needy children, providing them with an education,extra curricular activities and a better life. “Educating hearts precedes educating minds.Investment in children precedes investment in the future.” – Fida Qutob 'Sarah' is carrying that mission forward through her story with a view of helping orphans cope with some of the challenges that impact their emotional well being. Sarah’s story aims to promote cross-cultural tolerance and is a campaign for global support and education. Children can learn with Sarah as she develops social skills, such as making friends and respecting others from different backgrounds.The sound box tool of the board book edition converts the story into a talking book and offers children deprived of the treat of a bedtime story the chance to enjoy being read to. “This is a children’s book debating humanity, tackling questions such as: are conflicts taught or are they innate?” – Dalia Qutob . Children will enjoy reading, listening, learning and singing all in one book! A theme song 'Give us a chance ' was created to further communicate the story . The song lyrics were written by Fida Qutob .This musical, read-out-loud story is designed for early years and primary school children, written to provide a 'child to child' approach as an innovative learning and reading strategy. Part of the proceeds will be used to further support and sponsor orphans. Title ;Sarah in the City of Moon Author Fida Fayez Qutob and Dalia Qutob ISBN 978-1-78132-251-2 (audio board book) / 978-1-78132-272-7 (paperback) Category Pre-school and early years fiction Read full author bio >

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Terry John Barto
CHILDREN'S & TEEN

Terry John Barto

Before writing his debut children's book, Terry John Barto directed and choreographed more than 200 regional theater productions. In addition, he was the creative mind behind numerous television and ... Read full author bio >

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Angela Joewell Purbaugh
CHILDREN'S & TEEN

Angela Joewell Purbaugh

Angela Joewell Purbaugh is the author of Combat Boy and the Monster Token, her debut novel. She was born and raised in Southern California. Along with her husband, teenage son ... Read full author bio >

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Terry Tumbler
CHILDREN'S & TEEN
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

Terry Tumbler

I was born in 1944 in theUK principality of Wales, retired in 2004 and now living with my wife in Spain, amongst the Spanish. For over 30 years I was ... Read full author bio >

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G.M. Howick
CHILDREN'S & TEEN

G.M. Howick

G. M. Howick and her two feline friends live under the shade of a horse chestnut tree, in a world full of conkers and fanciful ideas. Read full author bio >

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T.C. Bartlett
CHILDREN'S & TEEN

T.C. Bartlett

I could tell you, I used to be a competitive figure skater. I could tell you, I was a figure skating coach in Hawaii for almost twenty years. I could ... Read full author bio >

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Brent LeVasseur
CHILDREN'S & TEEN

Brent LeVasseur

Mr. LeVasseur enjoys crafting good stories based on lovable characters designed to translate well to multiple media formats such as books, games, movies, and toys. He lives in New York ... Read full author bio >

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Kiki Hamilton
CHILDREN'S & TEEN

Kiki Hamilton

Kiki Hamilton is the author of THE FAERIE RING fantasy series and the contemporary romance stories, THE LAST DANCE and UNWRITTEN. She believes in magic and the idea of hidden ... Read full author bio >

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Pietro Marchitelli
CHILDREN'S & TEEN
HISTORICAL FICTION
RELIGION & INSPIRATION

Pietro Marchitelli

Pietro Marchitelli was born in Italy and has been living in the United States for many years. He is a teacher, holding a Master degree in Religious Education and another ... Read full author bio >

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Joanne Otto
CHILDREN'S & TEEN

Joanne Otto

Joanne's experience teaching dyslexic children as an academic language therapist impelled her to write "The You-Song" both to inspire them with its message and to encourage them with its ... Read full author bio >

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Cady Elizabeth Arnold
CHILDREN'S & TEEN

Cady Elizabeth Arnold

Cady Elizabeth “Betsy” Arnold is a Social Worker who believes in the healing power of narrative. In addition, she believes in the beauty of the world, and the meaning to ... Read full author bio >

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Rochelle Caruso Flynn
CHILDREN'S & TEEN

Rochelle Caruso Flynn

Rochelle Caruso Flynn grew up in a Philadelphia suburb. With much perseverance, she achieved her dream, becoming a pediatrician specializing in pediatric emergency medicine. Despite this, Rochelle always felt that ... Read full author bio >

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