The world of children’s literature provides opportunities to bring to life inspiring stories for our little ones, while sharing universal messages from the heart that can help and support children and adults alike during times of rebirth. 📚🌟

And so, one of our newest neighbors, along with several of her animal friends, are here to help us all remember that everyone’s voice matters, that kindness comes back in unexpected ways, and that it’s safe to ask for help when needed. 🙏🏻

Award-winning children’s author, Carrie Hasler, joins our John Masiulionis for Episode #116 of The Empowered Publicity Children’s Books Spotlight Series to share how her experience as a teacher inspired her to become a children’s author, the release of her new children’s books (Ty the Quiet Giraffe, A Letter from Tashi: A Snow Leopard Tale, and A Wish for Pangolin), working hand-in-hand with The San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance bring these stories to life, the message of belonging and why it’s important to teach our children share about welcoming and accepting others, why kindness is vital to humanity now, a sneak preview of her forthcoming release, Koala Crossing, plus much more. 👦🦒🐆📚👧

We encourage all of you to support Carrie by purchasing your copy of Ty the Quiet Giraffe, A Letter from Tashi: A Snow Leopard Tale, and A Wish for Pangolin, and enjoying this empowering read with your little ones! 📚

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Children’s Books Spotlight Series Episode #116: Carrie Hasler | San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Press