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Midwest Book Review’s Children’s Bookwatch July 2017

We were honored to have Dream Sweet Dreams included in the July 2017 issue of The Midwest Book Review’s Children’s Bookwatch: The Board Book Shelf.  Dream Sweet Dreams Kristy Kurjan, author Tyler Parker, illustrator KPO Creative LLC www.kpocreative.com 9780986075063, $7.95, Board Book, 14pp, www.amazon.com Dream Sweet Dreams: Featuring the bright illustrations of…

The Delightful Board Books of Kristy Kurjan & Author Q&A by Jill-Elizabeth

I recently had the opportunity to be interviewed and reviewed by “All Things Jill-Elizabeth” book review blog.  Thank you Jill-Elizabeth! Book(s) Review(s): The Delightful Board Books of Kristy Kurjan AND Author Q&A The Books Today I’d like to slip into Mommy-Mode a bit, and tell you about a few absolutely…

Thank you Grand Traverse Woman Magazine!

Thank you Grand Traverse Woman Magazine! Kristy Kurjan’s new board books: The Many Ways To Say I Love You and Dream Sweet Dreams were featured in the July/August 2017 issue of Grand Traverse Woman Magazine. Kandy and Kerry you are an inspiration to all women in Northern Michigan! #grandtraversewoman #traversecity…

Goodreads Book Giveaway For The Many Ways To Say I Love You!

Goodreads picture book give-away alert! Enter for a chance to win a free copy of the adorable board book: The Many Ways To Say I Love You. This picture book is perfect for babies and makes a great newborn gift! Book description: This book illustrates how to enjoy the gift…

Give the Gift of Reading: 5 Board Books for Toddlers

Give the Gift of Reading: 5 Board Books for Toddlers

This holiday season I was honored to be featured by WynnRuby.com as a guest blogger.  Katie Hall, owner of WynnRuby.com, asked me to pick out some of my children’s favorite board books. Find the entire post here and make sure to check out her cute baby outfits and accessories! Here is a…

A Monster Review…

A Monster Review…

We are honored to have Nap-a-Roo picture book reviewed in this month’s issue of Story Monsters Ink Magazine. What a spetacular publication for littles readers!!! (See: Monster Reviews on page 35) Here is a quick synopsis of what reviewer Darleen Wohlfeil had to say: “Oh, there is nothing like the little…

Midwest Book Review:  “Small Press Bookwatch”

Midwest Book Review: “Small Press Bookwatch”

Thank you Midwest Book Review for sharing Nap A Roo Children’s Book in your online book review magazine : August 2015 issue! Nap-a-Roo Children’s Book Review from Midwest Book Review: “Nap-a-Roo” is a brilliant board bedtime book for preschoolers. Winner of multiple awards (2014 silver Moonbeam Award for Best Board…

The Dorky Daddy: Book Review

The Dorky Daddy: Book Review

Thank you to The Dorky Daddy (www.TheDorkyDaddy.com) for reviewing Nap-a-Roo children’s board book.  We loved hearing your thoughts on the book! In fact, I don’t think you are dorky at all… You sound like an amazing father! Find the complete review at his website: www.TheDorkyDaddy.com

Brilliant Books: Special Story Time & Signing

Brilliant Books: Special Story Time & Signing

Brilliant Books Traverse City, MI   Nap-A-Roo Story Time & Signing with Kristy Kurjan Sunday, June 28th. 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Join Brilliant Books in welcoming Kristy Kurjan, author of Nap-a-Roo for a very special Storytime and Signing. Kristy will lead a Nap-a-Roo reading for little listeners and parents, then…

Publisher’s Weekly Review of Nap-a-Roo Board Book: May 2015

Publisher’s Weekly Review of Nap-a-Roo Board Book: May 2015

Publisher’s Weekly, May 2015: “It’s time for a nap-a-roo,/ just like the kangaroo,” begins this nap-encouraging board book from first-time author Kurjan, which is built around rhymes with a long “oo” sound. Readers learn that the kangaroo in question—who wears a striped neckerchief and carries a purple stuffed animal in its…