The tale of Laia, the Butterfly Princess, is a body image parable for children inspiring them to appreciate the uniqueness of their design. Like many children, Laia was born with a distinct physical attribute, and she must learn to overcome fear and fly with confidence. Her continuing story encourages all children to embrace their “marks” from both birth and life.
Finalist in the Children’s Early Readers Category for the 2020 Feathered Quill Book Awards.
Finalist in Pre-School Picture Books Category of the 2019 Wishing Shelf Book Awards.
Finalist Picture Books (Ages 3-8) Fiction 2019 Story Monster Approved.
Finalist Making a Difference Category 2019 Story Monster Approved.
Honorable Mention Winner in Picture Book 6 and Older for the 2019 Royal Dragonfly Contest.
Honorable Mention Winner in Book Trailer for the 2019 Royal Dragonfly Contest.