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Children's Book Week is Coming!

Children's Book Week is Coming!
Nov 01, 2022 by Alexa Bigwarfe
Purple Butterfly Press authors will give free virtual readings for classrooms during the week of November 11th in celebration of Children's Book Week 2022! 

Register today!

The Crystal Beads Featured on JBC's Website

The Crystal Beads Featured on JBC's Website
Sep 13, 2022 by Alexa Bigwarfe
 The Jewish Book Coucil has selected Pat Black-Gould, author of The Crystal Beads, Lalka's Journey, has been selected as a Jewish Book Council Network Author.  

Celebrate the Start of a New School Year with Kindness

Celebrate the Start of a New School Year with Kindness
Aug 10, 2022 by Christina Dankert

As summer winds down, teachers and parents begin to anticipate the beginning of the school year. For teachers, there is a heavy focus on the best way to start a school year, including clear expectations and creating a classroom family. Picture books are an inclusive way to model expectations, kindness, empathy, compassion and to celebrate cultures. 

Emma's Sunflower is Here!

Emma's Sunflower is Here!
May 27, 2022 by Alexa Bigwarfe
Congratulations to Purple Butterfly Press author, Phillipa Warden!

The Kindness Machine, Now Available!

The Kindness Machine, Now Available!
Mar 22, 2022 by Alexa Bigwarfe
Congratulations to Purple Butterfly Press author, Christina Dankert on the publication of her first, The Kindness Machine, illustrated by Chad Dankert. We are so excited for Christina's book to be out in the world, and we hope you'll join us in celebrating today. 

 

Now Available: ARCs of The Crystal Beads

Now Available: ARCs of The Crystal Beads
Mar 21, 2022 by Alexa Bigwarfe
The Crystal Beads, Lalka's Journey by Pat Gould will be published by Purple Butterfly Press in June, 2022. We are looking for advance reviewers for this Children's Historical Fiction title, set during World War II in Poland, featuring a young Jewish girl and her mother, who must make a hard decision to keep her daughter safe. 

Press Release - Mike Nero & the Superhero School

Press Release - Mike Nero & the Superhero School
Mar 14, 2022 by Alexa Bigwarfe
Press Release - Mike Nero and the Superhero School - Portraying Special Needs and Disabilities As Superpowers!

Author Spotlight: Christina Dankert

Author Spotlight: Christina Dankert
Feb 21, 2022 by Alexa Bigwarfe
This month, we have a special interview with Christina Dankert, author of The Kindness Machine. This book will be available in March of 2022. If you're a parent or teacher, you'll want to read below to learn more about this book and how it can help teach your child about kindness. 

Author Spotlight: Natasha Carlow

Author Spotlight: Natasha Carlow
Jan 06, 2022 by Alexa Bigwarfe
Today, we're excited to share an exclusive interview with Natasha Carlow, award-winning author of Happy Tears and Rainbow Babies. Natasha has a new book launching on February 1st and we have all the details in today's author spotlight. 

Princess Monroe is Now a Ballet!

Nov 20, 2021 by Alexa Bigwarfe
Our Purple Butterfly Press title, Princess Monroe & Her Happily Ever After, has been made into a modern and fun ballet!

Cover Reveal for Mike Nero and the Superhero School!

Oct 26, 2021 by Alexa Bigwarfe
Meet Mikey and his friends in this adorable cover reveal video! 

The Kindness Machine Cover Reveal!

The Kindness Machine Cover Reveal!
Sep 03, 2021 by Christina Dankert
At Purple Butterfly Press, we can't WAIT for the launch of The Kindness Machine, by our newest author, Christine Dankert. Earlier this week, Christina revealed the cover of The Kindness Machine, and we think it is JUST genius. Take a look. 

New Book from Natasha Carlow!

New Book from Natasha Carlow!
Jun 18, 2021 by Alexa Bigwarfe
Following the success of Natasha Carlow's first children's book, Happy Tears and Rainbow Babies, Purple Butterfly Press is pleased to announce that Natasha's second book for children will be published in February of 2022.