Events

Chil’Lit Campaign 2020


Why Chil’Lit? Millions of children around the world are experiencing a pause in their educational journeys as many countries do not have sufficient resources to establish an effective system of virtual learning, or to even provide students with books. The Fujimini Adventure Series is also aimed at children who are learning English as a second […]

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Events

Campaign of Giving Kicks off  at ONCEkids on April 2020


With school attendance ‘interrupted’ or worse, more than ever children need access to reading materials and stories. ONCEKids donated 3,850 Fujimini Adventure Series Books to “Cradles to Crayons”, a serious organization established in 2002, reason why we did not hesitate to attend their request of books to give to children in need, on April 2020 […]

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News & Reviews

Barrett Russell’s kids dream about the Fujimini Adventure Series books donated by ONCEKids

Eileen Wacker believes increasing children’s literacy has a real, measurable positive impact. For the second year in a row, Wacker donated a book to every kindergartener in the Barrett Russell School in Wacker’s hometown of Brockton, Massachusetts. The principal, Joanne Camillo, says most of her children don’t own any books. 85% of the children live […]

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Events

Barrett Russell School – Wacker goes back to her roots


Armed with an intention of helping increase children’s literacy, ONCEKids goes back to where things got started, her hometown of Brockton Massachusetts. Each child (270 kids) was given the gift of reading and increasing children’s literacy became part of ONCEKids’ mission ever since. OnceKids believes passionately in supporting children’s literacy, so this last Christmas we […]

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News & Reviews

Readers’ Favorite loves Blue Penguin!

Michelle Robertson over at Readers’ Favorite kindly reviewed our book Blue Penguin and the Sensational Surf for us, and really enjoyed it! Here’s what she had to say: Blue Penguin and the Sensational Surf by Eileen Wacker and illustrated by Alan M. Low is a charming and colorful book introducing young readers to the concepts of […]

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Events

Celebration of Reading


Location: Punahou School

Author Eileen Wacker and George Takei share a passion for children’s literacy.

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Events

Orange County Book Festival!


Location: Orange Coast College

Hey everyone! We’ll be at the Orange County Book Festival on Sunday the 28th of September, at Booth #50. We’ve got all kinds of fun activities lined up. Our animated cartoons of Blue Penguin and Green Hamster will be streaming live, we’ll have the new FujiScene game available to play, and the actors Jason James Richter […]

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News & Reviews

Book Soup Signing

Thanks everyone who came out to our signing event at Book Soup in LA! Here’s a gallery of photos for those who, through incidents of geography or calendars, couldn’t make it – hopefully we’ll catch you next time! Big thanks to Olivia Wacker for taking the photos. Enjoy!

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Events

Book Signing Party this Sunday!


Location: Book Soup, 8818 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA, 90069

Want to meet the people behind the latest Fujimini adventure? You’re in luck – author Eileen Wacker will be joined by actors Jason James Richter (Free Willy) and Anita Vora (Life of Pi) this Sunday, at Book Soup in West Hollywood (click for map). Get your book signed, get a picture, maybe win a prize! Join […]

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Reviews & Awards

New Blue Penguin Review on GamesFiends!

GamesFiends has just weighed in with a very kind review of Blue Penguin and the Sensational Surf, saying “it’s a colorful story with tons of cute animals to keep your kids enthralled, and the Asian influences mean it’s likely a lot different than the same old stories you’re reading every night.” Check out the full […]

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