Britta Stromeyer Esmail is a writer and a mom passionate about raising resilient girls to find their own voice. The mother of two girls lives in Northern California. When she is not writing, she enjoys spending time with her family, horseback riding and reading with her daughters Maya and Anya.
To learn more about Britta Stromeyer Esmail and her book, “Raina’s (Un)happy Birthday, visit www.rainasunhappybirthday.com.
Listen to the Interview:
Topics of Conversation:
- Writing to show kids they have a voice
- Relatable Characters
- Working with an illustrator
- About the publishing journey
- Writing and upcoming projects
- Advice for emerging picture book authors
About Raina’s (Un) Happy Birthday
Follow Raina and her beloved stuffie, Lola, on their profound journey from birthday jitters to cake-filled happiness. Celebrate the courage of one little girls conviction to decide for herself when to speak up. This relevant and important book shouts YES to sharing ones truth. Brava to author Britta Stromeyer Esmail for empowering and elevating girls and their grown-ups.