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Children's Picture Book

EVERY OTHER CHRISTMAS written by Katie Otey, illustrated by Samantha Winkler.

"After his parents' divorce, a young bi-racial child spends every other Christmas celebrating the differing traditions between the African-American and Colombian sides of his family."

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"Launched in fall 2011, Sky Pony Press is the children's book imprint of Skyhorse Publishing. Following in the footsteps of our parent company, our goal is to provide books for readers with a wide variety of interests. Our continually growing list includes fiction, picture books, educational books, novelty books, and midgrade, and we even reissue some well-loved classics. Since we do not view our potential readers as generic age groups, but rather as individual children, each with specific talents and needs, we publish in a broad range of subject matter to celebrate their diverse interests." SKY PONY PRESS

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Many thanks for the generous outpour of support for Katie Otey's beautiful storytelling! 


SISTER by Leia M. Johnson

Author Leia M. Johnson's picture book debut, SISTER,  is the story of a multi-racial family who wishes to adopt through foster care told from the point of the view of the family's young daughter.  Illustrated by Samantha J. Winkler.

Available TBA 2022

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by John Bowen

When a sasquatch who craves the limelight, a ninja who wants to go wild, and a clown who's ignored by everyone join forces to chase their dreams, it's colossal, it's stupendous, it's the greatest failure of all time! This picture book is written by debut author John Bowen and illustrated by Samantha J. Winkler

Available TBA 2022

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    by P.G. RUTLEDGE

What happens when a young boy believes his triumphs and troubles are due to the fact that he is a GIANT???


 This picture book is written by debut author P. G. Rutledge and illustrated by Samantha J. Winkler

Available Fall 2022

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Adult Coloring Book

THIS IS THE LAST COLORING BOOK ON THE LEFT is a horror fan art anthology Art Directed and published by Samantha J. Winkler under the pen name "Jo Spinner" for THE LAST PODCAST ON THE LEFT.

With royalties donated to the podcast, the book was a huge hit, domestic and international, retaining an Amazon #1 Bestselling Horror Anthology rating for several months, ultimately earning a place within the Barnes & Noble catalog via frequent requests.