The Return of Angie Flores, author of Best-Selling, award-Winning book “Cub’s Wish”
Hey RWYK Family!
We’re so excited to welcome back one of our first guests on the Reading with Your Kids Podcast, Angie Flores!
Angie’s debut book “Cub’s Wish” is a Multiple Award-Winning Children’s Book, was an Amazon #1 Best Selling Book & #1 New Release Book, as well as #1 Best Selling Ebook & #1 New Release Ebook. The translated books have been #1 Hot New Releases and Best Sellers in their language categories. It is a sweet conversation between Papa and Cub who try and find the perfect wish for the wishing star to grant.
You may recall Angie was a guest on the show in March 2017 and her book was named RWYK Certified Great Read. Since then Cub’s Wish has gone through many transformations. It is now available in ebook format. along with that change, Angie’s book made into Braille for the sight challenged. It has also been translated into French, Spanish, and Italian – all Bestsellers and Hot New Releases when launched on Amazon at the beginning of the year. More languages are set to launch in 2020.
Tune in to learn about her success journey!
Here’s More Information About Angie Flores
Born and raised in Hollywood, Angie was surrounded by California Dreamers. Following in the footsteps of her grandmother, who was also a writer, Angie was inspired to follow her dream through the concepts and questions her 3 young boys would present. After moving to the south bay and obtaining her degree in Child Psychology, Angie worked in various capacities, from teaching children with special needs, to mainstream corporate Human Resources. Angie is currently on the board of the Children’s Book Writers of Los Angeles as Marketing Director while assisting members in honing their craft and fine-tuning their skills.
With a love for pop culture and anything Harry Potter, Star Wars, Walking Dead, Tim Burton, and Disney related, Angie, attends San Diego ComicCon and other similar events yearly with the dream of one day being on a panel and sharing her journey to inspire others to follow their dream.
Traveling, rollerskating by the beach, and hanging out with her family is always at the top of her list. With an open heart and mind, Angie is continuing to live each day to its fullest.
Finally, Where Can We Find Angie?
Her website: www.angiefloresbooks.com/
More About Cub’s Wish
Making wishes for a wishing star is not always as easy as it seems, especially knowing the wish may be granted. Cub’s Wish brings out the sweet moments of conversation between parent and child and the understanding that sometimes we all need a little guidance to achieve our dreams.
Cub’s Wish is now available in Spanish – El Deseo De Osito
French – Le souhait du bebe panda
Italian – Il sogno di Cucciolo
and coming soon, Tagalog – Ang Hiling Ni Cub
Japanese – カブのおねがいごと
Braille edition available.
Purchase with confidence that the story will hug your heart.
Interview Talking Points & Questions:
- Remind us about the story of Cub’s Wish (04:15)
- Tell us about the journey of transforming your book into Braille for kids who are blind or who have low vision. (07:48)
- You have put in a lot of effort into creating Cub’s Wish. Can you share some of the challenges that you have experiences in your journey of creating this book? (14:25)
- You were one of the first guests we have had on the Reading with Your Kids podcast. Tell us a little about what are you currently working on.
A big thank you to Angie for joining us and for sharing her wonderful little book with us. We are very excited to see what she does next! We hope you have enjoyed listening to this episode and be sure to keep your eye out for her future books!
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