My Son Inspired My New Children’s Book

Posted on Sep 5, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Published on Huffington Post 09/05/16 Being a mother has called me to do things I never thought I’d do. Now, here I am, about to become a published children’s book author! What inspired my book? Let me take you back to when my son Danny was in kindergarten, over 20 years ago… COVER ART BY ROBERT LIU-TRUJILLO, 2016Danny with a picture of the princess he wants to be in the school parade. Danny is five and he’s already starting to...

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Schedule a Reading or Workshop

Posted on Aug 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Laurin’s author visits to classrooms are 20-40 minutes. They include a reading of the book, dialogue with students, and Q&A. Interactive activities may also be included. Dialogue responds to questions raised by children and may also touch on: The idea that toys, colors, clothes, and play can be for anyone, and don’t need to be limited by gender. How to be a good friend when other children teased. How each person is different and...

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