5 Ways Long Distance Grandparenting Can Work

LongDistance Grandparenting

“It takes a village to raise a child” is a proverb to remind families that it takes a community of people to help children grow and experience a loving safe environment. Susan Day is an author, educator and grandmother and has a unique book club. Astro’s Adventures Book Club encourages grandparents to share in the wonder of their grandchildren and […]

Cautious Fred – Holiday Sale

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  Happy Holidays! Celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or other December Holidays… Good news! Cautious Fred is on sale for the December Holiday Season. Cautious Fred is $10 – A great savings and an excellent gift. Parents, grandparents, teachers, or friends…Do you know a child that loves reading, learning and/or picture books? Cautious Fred is a […]

Cautious Fred – Thanksgiving Holiday Sale

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Hello and Happy Thanksgiving! I hope everyone seeing this post is having a Happy Thanksgiving. Good news! Cautious Fred is now on sale this Thanksgiving to bring us into this 2017 Holiday Season. Starting Black Friday, Cautious Fred will go from $16.99 to $10.00. Get a great book for an even greater price! If you […]

Cautious Fred – Buy on Kickstarter

Amy Winfield Books

Cautious Fred – A Children’s Book Only 13 days left… Get your book today at Kickstarter: https://goo.gl/zaoVZW $20 will get your a hardcover book or chose the $30 level for a personal signed copy. Quantities are limited, so get your copy soon. The book is a rhyming story of Freddy, a little green frog walking […]

Book Cover Reveal!

Amy Winfield Books

Let’s just get right to it! Here’s the book cover for my new Indiegogo project…Cautious Fred!     Cautious Fred is a rhyming story of a little green frog walking home from school through a thick, eerie bog. Along the way, he meets several shifty characters – a crafty croc, a sneaky snake, a beautiful but […]

What Is It About?

Amy Winfield Books

  So…I bet you’re all wondering…what’s this book about in the first place? Before I answer that, let’s get a little backstory first. You see, as a mom of two, I care about my children’s safety, just like any parent does. But one day, my husband told me a story that made a light bulb […]

A New Journey Has Begun (Sneak Peek Included!)

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When I first had the idea to launch a Kickstarter, I found a lot of good advice, but without fail, every one has said one thing: it’s hard work. And they weren’t joking! Sleepless nights and countless edits have gone into this project. But so far, this has been a wonderful journey, and I want […]

Official Kickstarter Annoucement!


Once upon a time, there was an author who was launching a Kickstarter for her new children’s book… Wow. I can’t believe I get to finally tell you all the good news. You see, for a very, very long time, I’ve been working on something special. I’m launching a Kickstarter! My family and I have […]

A Child’s Imagination In Chains

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Imagination… When you were a child, what did you imagine? Did you imagine fighting dragons or flying like Supergirl? I’m sure what you imagined was beautiful but it was nowhere as beautiful as the freedom you had to imagine. As a parent, I’m concerned about what my children read, but I would be more concerned […]

Mama, Why Do Baby’s Cry? – Now on Amazon

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Comes the Charming New Picture Book That Answers One of Children’s Most Interesting Questions… As a mother tucks in her young daughter for the night, the girl looks up and asks, “Mama, why do babies cry?” What follows is the colorful, adorable journey of the many answers why. This easy-to-read story is the perfect book […]