Welcome to
Love Smiles

We bring moments of peace and joy to families with pediatric cancer through stories.

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Stories from Families that Spark Smiles
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Events for Family, Fun, & Fundraising
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Podcasts:
Kids Interview Authors
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Featured Authors & Publishers
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New Authors, Publishers, & Books

Grab a Bag of Love

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Featured Authors and Publishers 

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Lindsay Gizicki
Workman Publishing Co.

Lindsay Gizicki graduated from Central Michigan University and pursued her passion for journalism. Lindsay is an avid book lover and the Michigan-representative for The Book Fairies Worldwide, hiding books for potential readers everywhere she goes. In her spare time she fishes with her husband, Cyle, and speaks nonsense with her 4-year-old daughter, Harper, and her 2-year-old son, Henry.
Lindsay started her children’s book imprint, Hank a Roo Readings, as a way to bring her ideas and the ideas inspired by her own children to life.

Workman Publishing Co., Inc., is an independently owned family of publishers, including Workman Publishing, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Algonquin Young Readers, Artisan, Storey Publishing, and Timber Press. We are also partners with The Experiment, duopress, Erewhon Books, and Familius.

Featured Podcast

Warriors interviews authors and illustrators

Child Star

Coming Soon

Is your child a warrior who has or is fighting pediatric cancer and would be interested in interviewing an author?  Fill out our contact form below to find out more.

Coming Soon

If you're an author or illustrator willing to be interviewed please fill out the contact us form below.

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