Join us here at Hicklebee's for an exciting new book launch with local author Danielle Dufayet!
Danielle's new book, You Are Your Strong, helps young kids discover their inner strength and handle powerful emotions. With diverse characters and scenes featuring a range of different family relationships—from parents, to grandparents, to an older sister in the military—You Are Your Strong shows kids that they will have help along the way to being strong and in control. There will also be special sweet treats for attendees.
Danielle Dufayet, born in Yonkers, New York, now lives in sunny San Jose, California, where she writes children’s books and paints. She also teaches English and Public Speaking (Self-Empowerment) to grades K-12. She has a bachelor's in English literature and a master's in psychology. She was always drawn to the beauty and simplicity of picture books and attracted by their powerful psychological impact on young minds. She believes that books are magic little gems that can change one's life.
“Zivoin’s sculptural art viscerally captures the characters’ emotional highs and lows, while Dufayet’s adjectives-as-nouns conceit is delivered with a soothing lilt.” —Publishers Weekly
“Powerful and affirming.” —Kirkus Reviews