Today’s bulky refuse day on my street and looking for stuff to thrash or recycle, I came across an almost 10 years old, unfinished painting: precursor of the illustration I drew for my book cover. It reminded me of what a long-term project it in …Read More
So, a couple of months has gone by and I’ve taken new initiatives to help my book find its readers. Being an indie author is quite different from anything I’ve ever tried before and even if there are countless advice online on how-to, it’s almost …Read More
Pot of gold publications is the imprint for published work by Mona Kristensen: a Danish children’s author and illustrator.
Her heartwarming debut novel is available at multiple storefronts:
In this timeless tale told in a childlike and tender tone, we meet little sensitive and spirited Maria. Join the jittery and daydreaming, but nonetheless resourceful heroine as she deals with soul-loss, anxiety, bullying and discovers what it takes to break limiting familial patterns. A somewhat sentimental story with a heartfelt message of the value in expressing your emotions, listen to your intuition and honor yourself!
“What’s the Matter with Maria?” won the title Book of the Month in February 2020 (the theme being Love) at MagicBeans Bookstore, a lovely, independent online children’s bookstore that supports young readers’ literacy and donates books to underprivileged children while supporting indie authors.Read More
I just joined Goodreads Author Program and was asked what inspired me to write my book which had me looking back at the summer of 2016 when I got ill, recalling how awful I felt physically and emotionally. The only good thing about it is …Read More
I’m pondering one of the themes in my book, since I’m in the middle of that, to me, dreaded yet necessary task of promoting my novel. We INFP types are famous for disliking it a lot. Such tasks are not exactly the protagonist of my novel, Maria’s core competence, either… …Read More