Thanks to God for everything (August-October)
Exciting news ahead! Get ready for the thrilling launch of our third book in the “Amari and Aida” Series: Aida's First Day Of School.
The story revolves around Aida, Amari’s younger sister as she attends her first day at a new school. Join Aida in her journey with Amari and Mom by her side. Will she stay positive and make new friends?
This intriguing story is set to hit both Amazon and Barnes & Noble shelves this September 2023! Mark your calendars and get ready to grab a copy because we're sure you are going to love it!
About the Book
By Carline Constant and Gregory Constant
Aida’s First Day Of School follows Aida on her first day at a new school. Join Aida’s brother Amari and Mom as they encourage Aida to have a positive mindset. Will Aida stay motivated and make new friends on her first day of school? Find out in this captivating story!
Grab a copy of Aida’s First Day Of School now on Amazon or Barnes & Noble!
Amari and Aida Book Series
The “Amari and Aida” book series aims to teach and build basic morals in children through the exciting and empowering journeys of two characters, Amari and Aida.
In the first book, The Champ, children discover the essence of sportsmanship and the true value of teamwork. It comes with its companion workbook, Amari and Aida SOCCER Coloring & Activity Workbook For Kids, to make the reading experience fun and engaging.
Then, in Aida's Joy, our lovable characters inspire young hearts to embrace self-confidence and courageously stand up against teasing.
And in the eagerly anticipated third book, Aida's First Day Of School, children will be immersed in a story that encourages a positive mindset and unwavering motivation for every adventure that comes their way. Let the learning and fun continue!
To get your hands on the first two books click here:
Meet The Co-Authors
Carline Constant and Gregory Constant are a mother-and-son writing duo dedicated to spreading positivity through literature. Carline and Gregory, the creative minds behind Sprinkle Joy Publishing Books, are on a mission to spread pure joy through their uplifting stories. With heartfelt characters and captivating storytelling, they touch the hearts and minds of every reader. Every sentence, illustration, and storytelling idea in Sprinkle Joy Publishing books are crafted with love, making each reading experience a truly delightful journey.
Carline Constant is a mother, author, and educator. She earned a Master's Degree in Education from Brooklyn College City University of New York.
Gregory Constant is an author, entrepreneur, and technology professional. He completed his Bachelor in Information from the State University of New York at Albany.
Follow their work by visiting Sprinkle Joy Books today.
Meet The Illustrator
Meet Leena Shariq, a talented self-taught children's book illustrator and portrait artist from Pakistan. Encouraged by her parents from a young age, she began freelancing at 16 and, within just five years, has created numerous children's book illustrations and captivating stylized portraits. Her body of work boasts impressive semi-realistic illustrations that leave a lasting impression.
Short Q&A with the Co-Authors
Q1. Can you share any personal experience that inspired elements of the story in Aida's First Day Of School?
One personal experience that inspired elements of the story in Aida's First Day Of School was my actual first day in first grade. I didn't want to let go of my mother's hand, nor did I want to enter the classroom. I finally released her hand when my mother gave me a big hug and she reminded me that I was not alone, that God watches over me.
Q2. Can you tell us more about your writing process for Aida's First Day Of School? Did you encounter any challenges along the way?
The writing process for Aida's First Day Of School developed quickly because the memories inspired the events in the story. One challenge along the way was to clearly outline the students' characters with their personalities, and interests to challenge readers in comparing and contrasting them
Q3. How do you manage the balance between entertaining young readers and imparting important lessons through your storytelling?
Managing the balance between entertaining young readers and imparting important lessons through our storytelling comes from keeping the events genuinely real, fun, and age-appropriate as a result we're able to depict key lessons.
Q4. Are there any upcoming projects or plans for the Amari and Aida series that you can share with us?
Some upcoming projects or plans for the Amari and Aida series that we want to share are: "Amari Plays Basketball" and "Amari and Aida's Journal For Kids!" Coming Soon!
Q5. Finally, what is your ultimate goal for Aida's First Day Of School, and what impact do you hope it will have on children's lives?
The ultimate goal for Aida's First Day Of School is empowering the mindset, and encouraging positive self-esteem to embrace challenges or something new in life as Aida had to motivate herself and find the courage to remain positive on her first day of school
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