I Dreamed About a Hippopotamus in a Lipstick Factory

I Dreamed About a Hippopotamus in a Lipstick Factory


This story was inspired by my daughter’s dream, lovingly brought to life to inspire and encourage children who struggle with something. It is a story of friendship, coping with change, finding value in your own unique gifts and talents, overcoming challenges, and realizing that you don’t have to be like everyone else to be special. This series will continue, helping young children deal with impactful life changes.

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Kirkus Book Reviews

“A creative take on problem solving that will encourage young readers”

In Braun’s debut children’s book , an 8-year-old girl embraces her uniqueness after she has an imaginative, insightful dream.

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Bronze medal winner in the Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards (2017) – Juvenile Fiction – Early Reader/First Chapter Books Category

Finalist in the 12th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards (2018) – Childrens Inspirational/Motivational Category

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