New childrenâ€™s picture book series celebrates special bond between grandparents and their grandchildren.
Online PR News – 20-April-2016 – Spartanburg, SC – Donnie Cranfill, author and founder of Camp Nana Papaâ„˘, an online retail store and social media hub for doting grandparents, is excited to announce his first childrenâ€™s book, â€śThe Adventures of Camp Nana Papaâ€ť is now available at Barnes & Noble stores across the country and online at BarnesAndNoble.com and Amazon.com.
â€śThe Adventures of Camp Nana Papaâ€ť is the first in a series of childrenâ€™s picture books celebrating the special bond between grandchildren and their grandparents. It tells the story of two children, Nick and Sarah, and their friend Flash the Fireflyâ„˘ enjoying a fun-filled weekend at their grandparentsâ€™ home - lovingly called Camp Nana Papa.
â€śThe Adventures of Camp Nana Papaâ€ť is more than just a story,â€ť said Melissa Berry, community business development manager for Barnes & Noble. â€śCamp Nana Papa is a special place for grandparents to build and share memories. The delightful illustrations and the lovable characters will charm readers of all ages.â€ť
The hardback book brings Nick's, Sarah's, and Flash's adventures to life, as they swim, run and play, go to the zoo, roast marshmallows and more. It also includes six keepsake pages to personalize and preserve special memories for each grandchild. The book retails for $17.99 and the second book in the series is expected later this year.
â€śThis book and forthcoming series is inspired by my childhood relationship with my own grandmother,â€ť said Cranfill. â€śMy memories with her fuel the story line for characters Nick, Sarah and Flash. She would be so proud to see this book on the shelves of the countryâ€™s largest book retailer and online with the countryâ€™s largest e-retailer. Itâ€™s a dream come true!â€ť
The book has been well received already by grandchildren and their grandparents. A sampling of reviews from bloggers include:
â€śI thought the book was for my kids, but it became an engaging story for my kids and a heartwarming experience for my parents â€¦ which made ME so happy that it became a gift for me.â€ť - Audrey Matalon www.primetimeparenting.comâ€ś
â€¦ beautifully illustrated with such a heartfelt messageâ€¦that the magic you feel when you are at Camp Nana Papa stays with you always, even when youâ€™re not with your grandparentsâ€¦ For my kids who now live far from their Mimi, Papa, Mi-Mom and Pop-Pop, itâ€™s such an important lesson.â€ť - Lindsay Podolak www.thenaughtymommy.com
About Camp Nana Papa:
Camp Nana Papaâ„˘ began as a way for founder Donnie Cranfill to honor his beloved grandmother, Flora Bell Carlton. The brand is built around a childrenâ€™s book series sharing the adventures of Sarah and Nick, two children enjoying their favorite place in the world, Camp Nana Papa. Accompanying them is their special friend, Flash the Fireflyâ„˘, who guides them on their adventures. Flash has taken on a life of his own as a plush toy that delights real life children when he magically lights up. In addition, Camp Nana Papa offers a catalog of high quality products and services, including books, gifts, apparel, activities and events for retail, wholesale, and online sales. In addition, we host and moderate a growing social media hub for grandparents to share their grand experiences and treasured memories on Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter. To learn more, go to http://www.campnanapapa.com.