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RWYK Interview with Vera Harris, author of Monica and Michelle: Travel the World
Happy Sunday everyone!
Today at Reading With Your Kids Podcast, we’re excited to welcome back Vera Harris, a ReadingWithYourKids Certified great read author, on the podcast! You may recall Vera’s book “Where Shall We Go?” was recently named a RWYK Certified Great Read and we had a super time sharing it with our listeners.
Vera is joining us today to talk about her newly released children’s book titled Monica and Michelle: Travel the World. Vera’s book is an amazing resource for military families facing a new assignment. Vera explores how support and creative conversations with children can prepare young ones for a transition. Her books would also help non-military families facing a corporate relocation.
In our exciting interview with Vera, She discusses Monica and Michelle: Travel the World, Her love for creating fun-filled stories that captivate the hearts of little kids, Her journey from serving for the U. S. Army to writing her first children’s book, What’s next for Vera, some interesting facts about her book and much more. So grab your cup of coffee and let’s get started!
Here’s more information about Vera Harris
Vera Harris, called “Sister” by her family, enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, reading, listening to various types of music, and working in her church. After retiring from the U. S. Army, a deployment that included eighteen months in Iraq, Vera now lives in East Texas and was inspired by her grandson to write her first children’s book. She is currently working on her fourth (4th) book, ” Monica and Michelle: Military Brats” to be released in 2018.
You can take a look at Vera’s books at the Dallas Public Library Dallas, Texas, Ellen Brooks West Memorial Library of Forney, Texas, Some Savanna, Georgia Schools, Various Elementary Schools in East, Texas, Houston, Texas Elementary Schools, and South Carolina School Libraries.
More about Monica and Michelle: Travel the World
“I do not want to go to another school!” yelled Monica as she slammed the door to her room. Michelle, her twin sister, looked confused. Michelle could not understand why her twin sister, Monica, was so unhappy. Michelle has always enjoyed meeting new friends regardless of where the family had moved.
In this episode, we discuss
- More about Children’s Author Vera Harris and her newly released children’s book Monica and Michelle: Travel the World
- What makes her book unique and her inspirations for her book
- Her life experience as a combat veteran in the U.S. Army and some of the challenges she faced and some of the important life lessons learned
- How support and creative conversations with children can prepare young ones for a transition?
- What is Vera currently working on, other children’s books written by her and much more…Be sure to tune in to this insightful episode!
Where can you find Vera on the internet?
Her website: http://www.happyreadingbyvera.com
Facebook Page: happyreadingbyvera.com
A big thank you to Vera Harris for joining us and for sharing her book & her passion with us!
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