The author is not only cherished by children and their parents but by critics as well.
Los Angeles (PRWEB) October 13, 2011
Imagination Publishing Group (IPG) has announced bookstores are stocking up on award-winning children’s author Tina Turbin’s illustrated kids book Danny the Dragon Meets Jimmy and Danny the Dragon Dreams CD in anticipation of the upcoming holiday season.
According to IPG, perhaps best known for its cherished children’s titles, their distributor, Ingram, Baker & Taylor has been receiving more orders for Danny the Dragon titles, in particular Danny the Dragon Meets Jimmy, the first book in Turbin’s kids book series, and the critically-acclaimed Danny the Dragon Dreams CD.
“We were expecting a lot of Danny the Dragon orders for the holiday season due to the authors recent tours and numerous awards generating more sales,” said an Imagination Publishing Group representative. According to IPG executive Alan Wayne, all this attention can be attributed to Turbin’s busy West Coast and European Book Tours as well as the author’s impressive number of awards earned throughout the year.
Turbin called her jam-packed tours in the West U.S. and the European continent a “tremendous success.” According to author, who visited devoted Danny the Dragon fans in libraries, schools with the book prominently displayed in book fairs “It was wonderful to reach out to my fans and see what an impact the adventures of Danny the Dragon have made on children and their families.”
The author is not only cherished by children and their parents but by critics as well. This past year Turbin added several prestigious awards to her already enormous number of accolades, including the 2011 Media of the Year Award by Creative Child Magazine and First Prize for Best Illustrations in the prestigious Purple Dragonfly Book Awards for her illustrations by renowned illustrator Aija Jasuna. Turbin’s other some awards include the iParenting Media Awards and the Mom’s Choice Awards.
As for the author herself, Turbin says she is “extremely pleased and honored” with the enormous anticipation of her children’s book series this holiday season. Turbin plans to spend the part of her holidays working on more Danny the Dragon’s adventures, new titles and eBooks. Her first eBook is a finalist with Florida Publishers Association ( FPA), winner to be announced in November. Her fans can stay up-to-date with the author by visiting her popular Danny the Dragon blog at http://www.DannytheDragon.com/blog.
TO BOOK TINA TURBIN FOR AN INTERVIEW OR SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT: Contact ImaginationPublishingGroup(at)gmail.com
TO LEARN MORE ABOUT DANNY THE DRAGON: Visit http://www.DannytheDragon.com.
TO PURCHASE DANNY THE DRAGON PRODUCTS: Contact Imagination Publishing Group at ImaginationPublishingGroup@gmail.com or call 888-701-6481. Also available through: Amazon.com, Victory Multimedia, Barnes and Noble, Blockbuster Video, Baker and Taylor, and other major distributors.
Danny the Dragon Meets Jimmy DVD: 837654741191, $24.95
Danny the Dragon Meets Jimmy paperback: 978-0-9800-721-0-5, $8.95
Danny the Dragon Dreams CD/Audiobook: 978-0-9800-721-3-6, $8.95
ABOUT TINA TURBIN: Tina Turbin wrote her first story at age sixteen, and has since gone on to enjoy tremendous success as a multi-award-winning author, humanitarian, and researcher. Working for many years in Los Angeles with children in the Entertainment Business, she remains an active supporter of children, families, and education and works as an advocate in the many arenas of literacy and celiac disease. The Danny the Dragon series fulfills a passion of hers to delight and entertain through her enchanting characters. Her many styles of writing convey to the young and young at heart. Turbin resides in her East and West Coast studios.
For more information or to schedule an interview, please contact Miranda Jade 888-701-6481 or ImaginationPublishingGroup(at)gmail.com.