Preparing Your Kindle Countdown Deal

Preparing Your Kindle Countdown Deal

After a successful free kindle promotion, I am now preparing my first kindle countdown deal. Here’s how I’m doing it: I got 6 kindle books of the series uploaded on the kindle store (if someone likes my one dollar book they can immediately buy the other ones). I enrolled to kindle select. I checked the […]

Maya & Filippo’s Latest Stop in Alaska

Maya & Filippo’s Latest Stop in Alaska

If you’ve been following Maya & Filippo’s adventures in Alaska you will know all about Whales and Glaciers. But you yet have to discover the attractions of Skagway, a town in Southeast Alaska that grew from a population of two to 20,000 during the Gold Rush. Maya & Filippo Separate in Skagway is our latest release. […]

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter to all of our friends who celebrate Easter. And those of you who don’t – have a great weekend! Relax, laugh, chill, put your feet up, play, spend time with your family (if you like them) and friends! Appreciate the little things in life. Later you will realize these were the big things. […]

Maya & Filippo Visit a Glacier – Hot, New Release

Maya & Filippo Visit a Glacier – Hot, New Release

Ladies and Gentlemen, I am delighted to announce that our newest release, “Maya & Filippo Visit a Glacier,” received five stars from Readers’ Favorite for its excellence and hit the best-selling lists on amazon. In this story the ship takes the kids to Juneau. Maya and Filippo see Mendenhall Glacier and learn about melting ice, […]

Maya & Filippo Catalog

Maya & Filippo Catalog

I have no idea when this happened but from something that was once an idea in my head I now have a full blown catalog of Maya & Filippo travel books. The first input to get this done came from my Foreign Rights Agent during our meeting in Bologna. She sat with me and said:”You can’t just […]

Paper, Kindle & Coloring – “Maya & Filippo Look for Whales”

Paper, Kindle & Coloring – “Maya & Filippo Look for Whales”

I am proud to announce that our newest release, “Maya & Filippo Look for Whales” is now available in three formats: paper, kindle and coloring! It has been awarded five stars and the following review by Readers’ Favorite: Maya and Filippo Look for Whales is another amazing story in the adventures of Maya and Filippo and once […]

Who Likes Good Books?

Well, hello! Don’t I have good news today! We just got another 5 star review from Readers’ Favorite for our upcoming release Maya & Filippo Visit a Glacier. Two young children, fascinated by the world around them, engage in another adventure in “Maya & Filippo Visit a Glacier” by Alinka Rutkowska. Living on board a cruise ship with […]

Just Another Five Stars Children’s Book

Just Another Five Stars Children’s Book

We are delighted to announce that our upcoming title “Maya & Filippo Visit a Glacier,” has just been awarded the FIVE STARS seal from Readers’ Favorite.  Here’s the review: In Maya & Filippo Visit a Glacier by Alinka Rutkowska, Maya and Filippo and their parents, plus their cat Otello, set off on another adventure aboard their […]

“Selling” 100 Books Daily

“Selling” 100 Books Daily

Last week I had a pretty neat average of “selling” over 100 books a day of my least popular title “Maya & Filippo Look for Happiness in Tauranga”. It would have been reason for celebration but there’s one BUT. It was a kindle promotion and the price was $0.00. SETUP Of course your book needs […]

Northern Exposure

Northern Exposure

Things are pretty crazy here at Maya & Filippo. We are working very hard to get our Alaskan titles ready for the cruise ship season. We are well ahead of schedule and delighted to confirm that the following titles will be released this month: Maya & Filippo Look for Whales Maya and Filippo visit Ketchikan in […]