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Monica Acker - Children's Book Author


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I write stories for children, raise my own children, work with children in school, and I even used to be a child! I know, right? Full immersion in all things kid.

I write to share joy, ease heartbreak, encourage awesomeness, and to have fun!

Represented by Kaitlyn Leann Sanchez at Bradford Literary Agency.

🏆 Winner of a Northern Lights Book Award! 🏆

BRAVE LIKE MOM is published by Beaming Books and listed as "a poignant and sensitive story about a loved one living with a chronic illness, and an important lesson about how being brave doesn't mean you aren't scared." 

young Monica on a merry go round

evidence of former kid status