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The Maks & Mila Book Series Seeks to Support Children and Schools in Need

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The Maks & Mila book series seeks to support children and schools in need. For every 1 out of 6 books sold, one book will be donated in both developed and developing areas where children and schools cannot access and afford to buy Maks & Mila books.

MaksAndMilaMaks & Mila On a Special Journey

By Merel Bakker

Ages: 4 to 8

Publisher: Mila Publishing International Release Date: July 2013 Available in English and Spanish

What to expect: Creating a world where children feel Happy and Strong. Printed in a dyslexia friendly font, making literature accessible to all. Book comes with free iPad app for ongoing child development.

About the Book

Maks & Mila On a Special Journey, is the first book in an upcoming series of beautifully illustrated books, which use the power of reflection and repetition, to help children develop Joy, Compassion, Gratitude, Generosity and Self- Confidence in their lives.

Written by first time author Merel Bakker, the books also feature a special award-winning font, which makes the books easier to read for children with dyslexia.

Through uplifting narrative and positive reinforcement, the storylines of Maks & Mila use a special technique providing the perfect tool for children to embrace Wise and Happy thoughts.

In the first book of the series, Maks & Mila On a Special Journey, we see these two loveable characters embark with their SECRET SUITCASE. The SECRET SUITCASE is a key component in the book, and the series, as it encourages children, their storytellers and parents to join them for a special journey. And what a fun journey that is!

Illustration copyright, 2013, by Mimi Pois

Illustration copyright, 2013, by Mini Pois

Combined with powerful, eye-catching and memorable illustrations, the beautifully designed Maks & Mila On a Special Journey book immediately captures one’s imagination. As the storyline unfolds, the reader becomes drawn into magical moments with Maks & Mila’s adventures, providing a beautiful opportunity for families and siblings to interact, leaving them with a sense of Joy and Happiness.

And the fun doesn’t stop there…

The Maks & Mila book series comes with its very own iPhone/iPad SECRET SUITCASE app. This free app, which perfectly adds to the storyline, empowers children to be creative and provides a unique platform for child development. It also features the special font that makes it accessible for children with dyslexia.

About the Author
Merel Bakker

Merel Bakker

Merel Bakker (32) is a writer and mindfulness coach. She holds a Masters degree in International & European Law and has multiple degrees to teach mindfulness. Born and raised in the Netherlands, she has found her home in Switzerland where she happily lives with her husband.

Supported by the Love and Wisdom of her friends and teachers and surrounded by the beautiful mountains of Switzerland, her life journey led to the creation of Maks & Mila. It is Merel’s deepest wish that her books contribute to a world where children feel Happy and Strong and they know how to take care of themselves, others and the world as a whole!

Add this book to your collection: Maks & Mila On a Special Journey

For more information, visit the official Maks & Mila website.

Twitter: @MaksandMila

Blog: www.huffingtonpost.com/merel-bakker

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