Children’s Books

A Spot of New

“A whimsical equine tale that emphasizes courage, exploration, and adventure.”

— Kirkus Reviews

“A Spot of New
is a book dedicated to encouraging children to gain that strength and discover how bravery and friendship open up so many enjoyable and interesting opportunities in their lives. P. Anastasia uses warm and kindly characters to teach this lesson.”

— D. Lopez Reader’s Favorite Review

“Charming, entertaining, original, and just plain fun…
…Especially and unreservedly recommended for family, daycare center, preschool, elementary school, and community library Life Skills picture book collections…”

— Midwest Book Review

New experiences can be scary, but colorful surprises await those brave enough to try.
Take the first step, dive on in, and learn to fly. Discover how curiosity and kindness can send you soaring to new heights.
Don’t be afraid. A fun-filled adventure lies ahead, and the journey begins with you!
A Spot of New was written to inspire courage in those seeking to chase their dreams in light of fear and uncertainty.
Perfect for the young and young-at-heart.

Illustrated by Zoe Saunders


Morning Puppa

“Anastasia’s fun story features a dash of mystery that is clever and kid-friendly.”
— Kirkus Reviews

“A mystery, an adventure, and a warm-hearted story of a problem-solving pup contribute to a gentle tale that kids will find absorbing and fun.”
— D. Donovan, Senior Reviewer, Midwest Book Review

“With throwback illustrations decked with bright details, this is a fun story that’s
well suited to story time.”
– Foreword Reviews

This proper Puppa loves a hot cuppa-tea, that is!
Puppa’s favorite cup has gone missing, and he can’t find his friends anywhere.
Can he solve this doggone mystery in time for breakfast?
Follow an adorable Aussie on an adventure filled with tasty treats and a BIG surprise.

Illustrated by Zoe Saunders

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About the Illustrator

Zoe Saunders is an artist and children’s book illustrator. She lives in Cheshire, UK, with her husband, children, and various pets. Zoe loves to sketch, paint and create sweet characters. She is particularly fascinated by animals, both real and magical, and loves the detailed setting of nature and foliage.

Visit Zoe’s Website