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Are You Ready for the Magic of Story Time?

Here are two picture books for your next read-aloud session. If your little one likes stories about not-too-spooky monsters, The Night the Monsters Came is worth a try. It’s a rhyming picture book that encourages little ones to maintain healthy habits as part of their bedtime routine. If your little […]


Are You Ready for Autumn?

The Roll-Away Pumpkin is now rolling in six languages—available on Amazon & Barnes&Noble worldwide. Get ready for autumn and enjoy this whimsical and wonderful tale with your Little Pumpkin. It’s perfect for bedtime, snuggle time, or as a classroom read-aloud book.


A Glimpse of My Writing Life

When Imagination beckons, there is no other option but to follow, to see where it leads, to give it shape and form so that others, too, can catch a glimpse of it. Often, a mere glimpse of Something (a picture, a word, a phrase, a melody, a situation) can lead […]


La notte dei mostri is out now!

I am super thrilled to let my Italian readers know that the Italian edition of The Night the Monsters Came is out now. La notte dei mostri is now available on Amazon, Barnes&Noble, and other online bookstores worldwide. What is the story all about? Un’originale storia di coraggio, sicurezza e […]


The Great Sparkle Discovery

Okay, I totally admit that that title is a lot more dramatic than it sounds. Lemme explain. I recently launched my latest picture book The Night the Monsters Came, and if you look at the cover below, you’ll notice lots of magic dust floating around Jack and Joy aka the […]


Fancy a FREE Kindle Picture Book Today?

I am giving away FREE Kindle copies of my latest picture book, The Night the Monsters Came for a limited time only between June 17-21, 2020 11:59 pm PDT. What are you waiting for? Secure your FREE Kindle copy today and tell your family and friends all about it. Read […]


The Night the Monsters Came is Out Now!

Hello Everyone! I hope you are all keeping safe and well during these uncertain times. 2020 has been a really challenging year for me, and I have a feeling many of you out there can totally relate. Having been through a number of setbacks lately, I am filled with joy […]


Oskar und das große Kartoffel Wirrwarr is Out Now!

I am delighted to let you know that the German edition of Zachary and the Great Potato Catastrophe is now available on Amazon, BarnesandNoble, and other bookstores worldwide. You can grab your copy of Oskar und das große Kartoffel Wirrwarr here. Happy reading and have a wonderful November! Junia xx


Another Picture Book Coming in 2020!

Here’s a little teaser of another picture book I’m working on at the moment. My amazing and very talented illustrator is doing a wonderful job in making this story come to life. We are beyond excited to reveal this book to you soon. This story is about a little girl […]


Tobia e la grande catastrofe delle patate is Out Now!

Hi everyone, I am thrilled to share this little piece of news with you – the Italian edition of Zachary and the Great Potato Catastrophe is now available on Amazon, BarnesandNoble, and other bookstores worldwide. I sincerely hope many young Italian readers will enjoy reading Tobia e la grande catastrofe […]