Searching for the perfect gift to help acclimate and console your children during the demands of your military obligations?
Do you know or have a child that is experiencing separation form their parent due to deployment?
Can’t find a children’s book that shows both the mom and dad’s perspectives?
Women and men serve and protect our country. Military Child Edition is a double-sided two book combination that is written in both a female and male version!
Sailors, airmen, marines and soldiers experience unique sacrifices and challenges while serving their country and being absent from their family members. Consequently, military children face many different challenges in their lives. This book is written in the intimate lens of my children and assists with supporting and connecting military families by sharing the reflection of the journey of resilience that each military child shares.
This heartwarming account of love, courage, and refection provides consolation for military families that have served in the armed forces. Military Child Edition illustrates various experiences presented during a service member’s absence and helps children to understand how to handle their emotions when a parent or other caregiver is away. With each turn of the page, readers will learn about the joys and difficulties of being a military child, including moving to different bases, missing holidays and special events, and facing the challenges associated with deployment. Furthermore, it fosters camaraderie and connection, knowing that many others have made similar unique sacrifices due to a heroic cause.
In a world where military children often feel overlooked and underappreciated, this book serves as a source of comfort and understanding, providing a voice for the experiences of military kids everywhere. It encourages children to be proud of their parent’s service and inspires them to persevere in the face of adversity.
Military children serve and sacrifice too. This book channels the military child’s inner strength and teaches that they are critical in their service member’s career.
This two book combo, in male and female version, is a valuable tool for teachers and educators who encourage appreciation for our nation’s armed forces and also for the children of those families who make sacrifices every day of the year, including birthdays, Independence Day, Veteran’s Day, and Memorial Day, and other holidays of remembrance and appreciation.
Service members are women and men. This book vividly captures the perspectives of both mom and dad.
Perfect for Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force and Coast Guard veterans and family.
Keywords #42 in Parenting & Relationships (Kindle Store)
#59 in Children’s Military Fiction (Kindle Store)
#74 in Children’s Non-religious Books
In a world where many times military children are overlooked, this fiction story helps young children to recognize that they are making the greatest contribution of all!
Enables military children with deployed parents & relatives, to connect with other families who endure similar situations such as deployments.
Reflects children from diverse families with touching illustrations from the talented authors; Malia Jones, Emarie Ash, & Marnika Ash, in a full-color picture book.
A great gift for military families with young children, preparing for deployment for the first time or during a period of separation.
Insightful and inspiring resource for teachers and educators to promote appreciation for our nation’s armed forces and also for the children of those families who make sacrifices.
Simple, rhyming verse makes for an excellent read-aloud or read-together that is sure to please young listeners and readers.
Ideal for families with the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines or teachers and educators.
Suitable for deployments, Military Child Appreciation Month gift, Independence Day, Veteran’s Day, Memorial Day, and other holidays of remembrance and appreciation
Click the link to order your copy today and show your support for the brave children of our service members!!
Malia Jones, Emarie Ash, and Marnika Ash are a proud military family. Marnika is a mother of two and a proud Naval Officer. Her career in the United States Navy has spanned over 16 years which brings a unique perspective to her writing. Emarie and Malia were born into a life of adventure. Their mom would move every 3 or 4 years. As a result, they have experienced many unique places and situations. Apart from writing, Emarie and Malia enjoy gymnastics, dance, running, gardening, and digital gaming. The trio presently reside in Jacksonville, Florida, and spend much time together sharing ideas, stories, and quality time. Their books display some of their experiences that are aimed at assisting and providing love, inspiration, education, hope, consolation and joy for themselves as well as other families. Marnika is also a breast cancer survivor and donates a portion of the proceeds to the Susan Komen Foundation. Join them on their literary journey and discover the world through their eyes.”
Is mom or dad getting underway or deploying? What do you do? Military Child Edition shares some of the unique experiences and feelings that military children deal with due to the demands of their parents, who are service members. It familiarizes children with the journey of being away from their parents while providing consolation, inspiration, and coping mechanisms in their absence. This child-friendly dialogue provides little ones with a sense of service and pride. Its empowering message demonstrates that neither the parents nor the children are alone!