Coming in Spring 2020

Here’s another teaser of my upcoming picture book, which will be launched sometime in spring 2020. I can’t wait to reveal this book to you. Stay tuned! Junia xx

The Roll-Away Pumpkin Now Available In Japanese

I am pleased to announce that The Roll-Away Pumpkin is now available in the Japanese language. Our favorite Pumpkin is now ‘rolling’ in six languages. Yippee! I’m so happy that we’re able to reach a new audience once again with our latest foreign edition. I hope young Japanese readers will […]

A Little Teaser Of My Upcoming Picture Book

Hello there! My goodness, it’s been a while! I haven’t posted anything new lately, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been working on new books. I have. I really have. And it’s been challenging, exciting, exhilarating, and exhausting in varying degrees at different times. It’s a journey I love! I […]

The Pumpkin-Halloween Connection

Are you or your kids excited about Halloween? Why do we celebrate it? Where and how did it all begin? And seeing that my book, The Roll-Away Pumpkin, is currently on Amazon’s bestseller list under the Halloween category, it seems timely to dig a little and find out why pumpkins […]

It’s Pumpkin Soup Time

The fall season is upon us! The foliage of my kiwi vines has turned a bright yellow. And the pumpkins growing in my neighbor’s pumpkin patch are now ready for picking. Last weekend, I went to a local pumpkin patch and bought pumpkins of varying sizes and a butternut squash […]

Fancy a FREE ARC of Zachary and the Great Potato Catastrophe?

Hi Everyone, I’m giving away a limited number of digital ARCs (Advance Review Copies) of my latest picture book, Zachary and the Great Potato Catastrophe. If you would like one, click here and grab your copy from Booksprout. This is limited to the first 20 readers who download their copy […]

Meet the Illustrator of Zachary and the Great Potato Catastrophe

Giulia Lombardo: The Illustrator Behind Zachary and the Great Potato Catastrophe What I find really exciting about being an author of children’s picture books is the chance to collaborate with different illustrators and artists from all over the world and in Zachary’s case, an illustrator who hails from the city […]

Zachary’s Story: How It All Began

I can tell you this much. I had no idea rats ate potatoes. But that soon changed when a friend told me about the case of the disappearing potatoes in their bakeshop. This is how it went down. One morning, the baker discovered that all his potatoes had disappeared. All […]