Books

We’re working with some authors and illustrators to publish their books scheduled for release in 2016, 2017, and 2018.

Published

Oh, Oh, Baby Boy!
Written & Illustrated by Janine Macbeth
Published by Blood Orange Press
ISBN: 978-0-9853514-0-3
Released: June 2013

Upcoming

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One of A Kind, Like Me / Único como yo
Written by Laurin Mayeno
Illustrated by Robert Liu-Trujillo
Children’s Fiction | Ages 4-7
Full color artwork throughout
Bilingual in English & Spanish
ISBN 978-0-9853514-1-0
8.5 x 9.5” | 32 pages
Published by Blood Orange Press
Release: September 2016

Tomorrow is the school parade, and Danny knows exactly what he will be: a princess. Mommy supports him 100%, and they race to the thrift store to find his costume. It’s almost closing time – will Danny find the costume of his dreams in time? One of A Kind, Like Me / Único como yo is a sweet story about unconditional love and the beauty of individuality. It’s a unique book that lifts up children who don’t fit gender stereotypes, and reflects the power of a loving and supportive community.

The Blue Flute
Written by Indira Allegra
Illustrated by Janine Macbeth
Children’s Fiction | Ages 5-9
Publisher: Blood Orange Press
Release: Spring 2018

What happens when an instrument plays its player? In The Blue Flute, a young girl begins a relationship with a magical flute. As she prepares for the winter recital, the flute reveals the music of her city in dribbling basketballs, dripping faucets and the booming laughter of men on the corner.

Together Again
Written by Lora Collier Chan
Illustrated by Janine Macbeth
Children’s Fiction | Ages 0-4
Publisher: Blood Orange Press
Release: Spring 2018

Families are unique and different. We may look different, talk different, eat different foods, live in different types of homes, and have different ways of getting from one place to the next. All kinds of families are connected by the web of community. This book shares the value of community with even the youngest readers.