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, 2016 Danny 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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One of a Kind Like Me/Único Como Yo Upcoming Readings and Workshops

Posted on Aug 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

By Laurin Mayeno, Illustrated by Robert Liu-Trujillo, Translated by Teresa Mlawer, published by Blood Orange Press September – October 2017   Readings at Oakland Public Libraries West Oakland Branch – September 20,  10 am Dimond Branch –  September 23,  11:00 am Elmhurst Branch –  September 23,  1:00 pm  81st Avenue Branch –  September 29,  1:30 pm Melrose Branch –  October 12, 11:00 am Piedmont...

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