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Where am I from? is now available in 30+ languages – download the eBooks for free for 48h!

Where am I from? is now available in 30+ languages – download the eBooks for free for 48h!

[ 0 ] 03/06/2024 |

Hi, I hope you’re doing great 🙂 Straight to the point, all news and updates below: 1) â€śWhere am I from?” is now available in bilingual editions in 30+ languages with English both in eBook and paperback formats!  To celebrate this, the new eBook editions will be free to download tomorrow the 4th of June from about 09:00 […]

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“Where am I from?” just got published in bilingual editions, other news, and offers!

“Where am I from?” just got published in bilingual editions, other news, and offers!

[ 0 ] 06/05/2024 |

Hi friends, I have so much to share today!  1) “Where am I from?” is now available in many bilingual editions! To celebrate this, the eBook editions will be free to download tomorrow the 7th of May from about 09:00CET till the 9th of May (48h) on all Amazon stores. All you need to download and read them is an […]

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New editions, Catalan and Serbian, eBooks free to download for two days

New editions, Catalan and Serbian, eBooks free to download for two days

[ 0 ] 28/03/2024 |

Hi, I hope you’re well. This is a short email to inform you that “Nelly’s Box” has been published in English-Catalan and English-Serbian, bringing this round of new translations and bilingual editions to an end.  To celebrate this, the eBook editions of “Nelly’s Box” and “Cousins Forever” in English-Catalan will be free to download tomorrow 29/03 […]

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More translations and free eBooks for two days!

More translations and free eBooks for two days!

[ 0 ] 20/03/2024 |

Hi everyone, I hope you’re well đź™‚ . . I’m now publishing more of my books in eBook and paperback editions (“Summer with Grandpa” and “Nelly’s Box”) in the following language combinations: English + Armenian (both books), Bosnian (Nelly’s Box, the other one was published a while back), Catalan (Nelly’s Box), Croatian (Nelly’s Box, the other one was published a while back), Czech (both), Hungarian (Nelly’s Box, the […]

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Just got published! Hypatia: The story of a female philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician

Just got published! Hypatia: The story of a female philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician

[ 0 ] 08/12/2023 |

Hi everyone, I hope you’re doing well . With this email, I’d like to let you know that “Hypatia“, a new biographical children’s book has just been published by the authors Sophia Zoraki and Stamatis Papadakis, illustrated by Nikos Yanopoulos. I had the pleasure of editing the book in the original Greek version, and then it was professionally […]

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Spanish Bilingual Children’s Books

Spanish Bilingual Children’s Books

[ 0 ] 08/11/2023 |

Spanish books / Spanish English bilingual books for kids / Spanish English dual language books “Where am I from?”,“Cousins Forever”, “Happiness Street”, “Nelly’s Box”, and “Summer with Grandpa” are bilingual books written by Elisavet Arkolaki (me), published on Amazon in 50+ languages, and as of right now over 50,000 books and eBooks are in the hands of readers […]

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Raising multilingual children, part 2

Raising multilingual children, part 2

[ 0 ] 06/09/2023 |

Hi everyone, I hope you’re well. It’s been a couple of years since I wrote two blog posts; one about our journey raising multilingual children and another one on how it was OK that I didn’t speak my husband’s language when we moved to Norway from Malta (I’m Greek, he’s Norwegian) Many things have changed […]

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Here’s the PDF with the educational activities for Summer With Grandpa!

Here’s the PDF with the educational activities for Summer With Grandpa!

[ 0 ] 29/06/2023 |

Hi, I hope you’re well. This one is going to be a very short blog. I just wanted to share with you that you can now download the free PDF with the accompanying activities for “Summer with Grandpa” here (in English). I hope you will find them fun and useful. If you have summer in your part of […]

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Together They Blossomed has been turned into a song and you can hear it now!

Together They Blossomed has been turned into a song and you can hear it now!

[ 0 ] 16/06/2023 |

Together They Blossomed (video link)! What I really love about the internet is how it truly connects people from around the world and as a result, ideas are not just born, but enhanced, and fed from each other’s experiences, emotions, and creativity. A couple of years back, Sandra Rogers (check out also this blog post from 2020), a friend, […]

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New book: Summer with Grandpa, now available in 20+ languages!

New book: Summer with Grandpa, now available in 20+ languages!

[ 0 ] 02/06/2023 |

“Summer with Grandpa” has now been published in 20+ languages and it’s the 4th book in my bilingual book series! Amazon USA links: Albanian – English https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0C5PP2CVVArabic – English https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0C6K8JDF5Bosnian – English https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0C6J4JWB9Croatian – English https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0C6B567F3Dutch – English https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0C68YWYFQFrench – English https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0C5TDHJRSGerman – English https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0C5XHW68MGreek – English https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0C6FFYDDWHungarian – English https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0C6FQLX33Irish – English https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0C5Y3NVZTItalian – […]

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Language delays in multilingual children: what are they and what to do about them

Language delays in multilingual children: what are they and what to do about them

[ 0 ] 13/09/2022 |

Chapter 7. Language delays in multilingual children: what are they and what to do about them by Dr. Mary-Pat O’Malley-Keighran Click here for the index and access all the chapters. The first important thing to know is that speaking two or more languages does not cause any speech and language delays or disorders. If your […]

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How to Raise Confident Multicultural Children – Read the whole book!

How to Raise Confident Multicultural Children – Read the whole book!

[ 0 ] 13/09/2022 |

The whole book is available for you to read for free! Just click on the chapter title that interests you to read that particular chapter. The first chapters of this book were published in 2018 as part of a Kickstarter campaign and then the whole guidebook was published in January 2020. I made some small […]

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Sunny’s Magical Headband read-aloud video + paperback now published

Sunny’s Magical Headband read-aloud video + paperback now published

[ 0 ] 11/04/2022 |

Dear friends, “Sunny’s Magical Headband” is now available for purchase Thank you so much to all of you who downloaded the eBook edition and read my new book Sunny’s Magical Headband, illustrated by the super talented Eva RodrĂ­guez. I would like to take this opportunity to inform you that the paperback edition is now published and available on […]

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My husband speaks a language I don’t understand with our children and it’s OK.

My husband speaks a language I don’t understand with our children and it’s OK.

[ 4 ] 13/03/2019 |

Anzelika, a mum who read our journey with raising multilingual children, sent me the following email. I thought of replying via a blog post, with her permission, instead of a personal email as this might be of interest to more moms out there who find themselves in a similar situation. ‘Hi Liza! There are not […]

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Our journey raising multilingual children

Our journey raising multilingual children

[ 0 ] 13/02/2019 |

This is our story on how we managed to save our family’s minority languages, and how our eldest developed language skills in two additional languages. Intercultural and interracial marriages are on the rise according to​ ​studies​, whilst more parents, particularly in USA and Europe, are adopting children from other countries. As a result, our communities […]

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I need your help to decide on new bilingual book editions (and other news)!

I need your help to decide on new bilingual book editions (and other news)!

[ 0 ] 29/02/2024 |

Hi, I hope you’re doing well :). I need your help to make some decisions, and in return, as always, when I publish the new editions, I’ll offer you the eBooks for free for a couple of days on Amazon. Back story:It’s been four years now since the publication of “Where am I from?“, and […]

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Chinese Bilingual Children’s Books

Chinese Bilingual Children’s Books

[ 0 ] 11/11/2023 |

Chinese books / Chinese English bilingual books for kids / Chinese English dual language books “Cousins Forever“, “Happiness Street”, “Nelly’s Box”, and “Summer with Grandpa“, are bilingual books written by Elisavet Arkolaki (me), published on Amazon in 50+ languages, and as of right now over 50,000 books and eBooks are in the hands of readers (March 2024, […]

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Catalan Bilingual Children’s Books

Catalan Bilingual Children’s Books

[ 0 ] 11/11/2023 |

Catalan books / Catalan English bilingual books for kids / Catalan English dual language books “Cousins Forever“, “Happiness Street”, “Nelly’s Box”, and “Summer with Grandpa“, are bilingual books written by Elisavet Arkolaki (me), published on Amazon in 50+ languages, and as of right now over 50,000 books and eBooks are in the hands of readers (March 2024, […]

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Welsh Bilingual Children’s Books

Welsh Bilingual Children’s Books

[ 0 ] 10/11/2023 |

Welsh books / Welsh English bilingual books for kids / Welsh English dual language books “Cousins Forever“, “Happiness Street”, “Nelly’s Box”, and “Summer with Grandpa“, are bilingual books written by Elisavet Arkolaki (me), published on Amazon in 50+ languages, and as of right now over 50,000 books and eBooks are in the hands of readers (March 2024, […]

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Icelandic Bilingual Children’s Books

Icelandic Bilingual Children’s Books

[ 0 ] 10/11/2023 |

Icelandic books / Icelandic English bilingual books for kids / Icelandic English dual language books “Where am I from?”,“Cousins Forever”, “Happiness Street”, “Nelly’s Box”, and “Summer with Grandpa”  are bilingual books written by Elisavet Arkolaki (me), published on Amazon in 50+ languages, and as of right now over 50,000 books and eBooks are in the hands of readers […]

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