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    A Little Unexpected Perspective

    January 5th, 2017

      Once again, we're  proud to be Bronze Sponsors for Multicultural Children's Book Day! We hope you'll join us in support of this great organization, which puts books with diverse characters into classrooms across the country.  Several years ago I was working. . .

    Mystery of the Min Min Lights Is Here!

    Mystery of the Min Min Lights Is Here!

    December 21st, 2016

    Mystery of the Min Min Lights is Here! This is the perfect time to escape this wintry weather and explore another land. Journey to the Australian outback in Mystery of the Min Min Lights, the latest adventure from Pack-n-Go Girls. It’s hot.. . .

    Enjoy a Taste of Vanillekipferl This Christmas

    Enjoy a Taste of Vanillekipferl This Christmas

    December 14th, 2016

    We're joining the Multicultural Kid Blogs fourth annual Christmas in Different Lands series with a Christmas visit to Austria! This year each participating blogger is focusing on a different country, sharing a traditional dish and more about Christmas in that. . .

    Mystery of the Lazy Loggerhead Is Here!

    Mystery of the Lazy Loggerhead Is Here!

    October 26th, 2016

    It's officially launch day! If you're looking for a spooky mystery in time for Halloween, Mystery of the Lazy Loggerhead is here! Sofia and Júlia visit the coast of Brazil. It's fun in the sun until they notice mysterious markings in the. . .

    Read & Craft: Halloween Edition

    Read & Craft: Halloween Edition

    October 24th, 2016

    With Halloween just around the corner, it's a great time to read a ghostly mystery and create some halloween decorations to go along with it. Read Take a trip to a haunted castle in Austria and solve Mystery of the Ballerina Ghost. . .

    Award + Sneak Peek of the Next Book

    Award + Sneak Peek of the Next Book

    September 8th, 2016

    We're celebrating! Mystery of the Troubled Toucan just won a CIPA EVVY award in the children's story books division. We're grateful for the recognition. With the Olympics just finished and the Paralympics just kicking off in Brazil--and the award from CIPA, we. . .

    40 Fabulous Travel Tips

    40 Fabulous Travel Tips

    August 31st, 2016

    Has school really started already? Can’t we squeeze in one more trip—even if it’s just a long weekend? Sigh. It’s a good thing that it’s never too early to start planning the next adventure. These forty fabulous tips should make. . .

    Brazil: 9 Cool Things to Talk to Your Kids About

    Brazil: 9 Cool Things to Talk to Your Kids About

    August 8th, 2016

    Well, the Olympics in Brazil are officially here. And if you’re raising a global kid, it’s an opportune time to learn more about the world. You can talk about each of the countries that are participating, as well as dive. . .

    Explore Brazil with your Child: Read, Cook, and Craft

    Explore Brazil with your Child: Read, Cook, and Craft

    August 1st, 2016

    With the Olympics set to kick off in Brazil in a few days, it's a great opportunity to teach kids about the world and explore cultures together. As part of the Multicultural Kid Blogs Olympics for Kids series, here's a book,. . .

    Back to the Past: A Historical (and fun) Family Travel Itinerary through America's Southwest

    Back to the Past: A Historical (and fun) Family Travel Itinerary through America's Southwest

    July 19th, 2016

    "Okay. Time circuit's on. Flux capacitor, fluxing. Engine running. All right." - Back to the Future When it's time to go back in time, head out to America's southwest. Catch glimpses of our country's Native American past going back more than 1,000. . .

A Little Unexpected Perspective

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  Once again, we’re  proud to be Bronze Sponsors for Multicultural Children’s Book Day! We hope you’ll join us in support of this great organization, which puts books with diverse characters into classrooms across the country.  Several years ago I was working on Mystery of the Thief in the Night, our Pack-n-Go Girls adventure about a girl from Seattle who sails to Mexico. Lisa, my business partner, and I had just made a conscious decision to make sure our American characters were as diverse as our international ones...

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