Picco Puppy Blog

Top 8 Tips to Getting 50 Book Reviews in 27 Days

One of my favorite parts of this "job" that I love is receiving wonderful reviews from customers, in particular stories of kids who ❤️ the book, and photos of kids with my book. Here are my top 8 tips to getting 50 book reviews in 27 days. Build a [...]

December 17, 2020|

Goodreads Giveaway Stats

I entered the Standard Goodreads Giveaway at a cost of $119. Here's a summary of the giveaway: 860 entries after a day and a half. With 1 day 9 hours to go, we had 1,575 entries. 1,996 entries by the end (The giveaway is featured in friends’ news feeds [...]

December 16, 2020|

I Wish You Happiness: Official Read Aloud Video

Here is the official read aloud video for I Wish You Happiness. The story is beautifully read by Stephanie Richardson, a professional voiceover artist. She has read all of the Picco Puppy books. I especially like the improvised giggle in the line, "I wish you joy and laughter, [...]

December 12, 2020|

We Donated 102 Books To Barnardos

We kept the second of two promises we made in our Kickstarter and Indiegogo crowdfunding campaigns today. We gave children who might not otherwise get a gift this Christmas, a gift that I hope helps empower and inspire them to be the best they can be. We donated 100 [...]

November 18, 2020|

We Donated 100 Trees To OneTreePlanted

Giving books to children is great. But we must also take care of our planet, for our children, and our children's children. ❤️🌎🤗 Today, we kept the promise we made in our crowdfunding campaigns with a donation to OneTreePlanted to plant 100 trees. It will help to replace the [...]

November 16, 2020|