Author Mona Kristensen

Pof of Gold PublicationsPot of gold publications is the imprint for published work by Mona Kristensen: a Danish author/illustrator writing in English.
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.

Collection of illustrations from “What’s the Matter with Maria?”
Paperback version
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CFS: the body expressing what you’ve been unable to?

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 …

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