New Author Alert! Kam and her husband have released their first book in their children's book series Jetz & Friends.  ​Hale Verde, a native of Georgia, is a Physician, and writer. Additionally he also teaches science programs, is a Game Developer, &  together he and his wife own XP, a video game lounge in Georgia, that is #morethanjustgames.  He is a volunteer for the American Heart Association and delivers their workshop to places from the YMCA to schools. He is currently leading a team to complete the  first video game for Jetz & Friends Series, which will be released soon. This will be the first of many children's books he plans to write to engage Eager Readers.  

Kam Vivi Verde is a native of Illinois and now lives in Hawaii with her husband, and three children . Kam is  a contributing blogger for Edutopia, and contributing writer for Hawaii Parent Magazine.  When she is not writing she is providing in-school and after school programs through her company, Engaging School-Aged Programs, or Junior Docs, and encouraging individuals to take care of their mindsets, increase their habits, & put action behind their ideas, with her life motto, Get Up & Thrive. Kam is also a Master Trainer for American Red Cross in Hawaii, and has been a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. for 18 years. These are the first 4 books of many she plans to write. The focus will be on producing books that engage, encourage vocabulary development, social emotional learning, and nurture eager readers.