Run The Red Lights by Ed Skoog

by Danielle Champiet-Coronado Ever have a conversation with a book? Not a self-help book, but a real book. I never have – until now. My typical relationship with a book is to immerse myself in the story. So fun to do! Just cuddle up in my favorite reading spot with a giant cup of coffee […]

The Divine Ms. Alicia’s Divinity School

by Danielle Champiet-Coronado   Book lovers were treated to a double-pleasure this past April 24th at the Barnes and Noble bookstore in Vancouver, WA. The first was a reading of a children’s book accompanied by the largest xylophones I have ever seen. The second was the divine Ms. Alicia Jo Rabins reading selections from her […]

Guilt in our Pockets: Poems from South India

by Danielle Champiet-Coronado   Braving the winter chill and the rain, I found a friendly face waiting in the Starbucks café at Barnes and Noble. It was Tuesday, the last Tuesday, and soon poets and poetry lovers would be gathering for the open mic session that evening. Fortune favors the bold and it certainly did! […]

The Gilli of Wauk

My new book, The Gilli of Wauk, is now available for purchase at Barnes and Noble: Print https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-gilli-of-wauk-danielle-champiet/1128058516?ean=9781538072523 Nook Book https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-gilli-of-wauk-sandra-champie/1128058517?ean=2940159077578. This story was started by my great-grampa and completed by myself. I grew up listening to it. My mom and I created the illustrations. It’s been a labor of love and family from beginning […]

A Man From Another Land

If you are looking for a great read whose story will take you in and swaddle you in hope, then I cannot recommend A Man From Another Land by Isaiah Washington more emphatically. When I first learned of the book, I was intrigued. Genealogy research has been an area of much interest to me for […]