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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Jarrett Lerner
Workman Publishing Co

Author-illustrator Jarrett Lerner is the creator of the EngiNerds series of Middle Grade novels, the Geeger the Robot series of early chapter books, and the activity books Give This Book a Title and Give This Book a Cover. Jarrett is also the creator of the Hunger Heroes graphic novel series, the forthcoming illustrated novel in verse A Work in Progress, a forthcoming set of early readers, and more. All of Jarrett’s books are published by Simon & Schuster. In addition to writing, drawing, and visiting schools and libraries across the country, Jarrett co-founded and co-organizes #KidsNeedBooks and #KidsNeedMentors

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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