Aubrey Kliaman, M.A.


is a Child Development Specialist who holds degrees in Early Childhood Education with a specialization in Trauma Studies, as well as in Human Development. Her experience in education extends over twenty years.  She has a deep love of learning and a passion for helping children and families.


Bailee Rad


is a practicing attorney with years of experience in education, mediation, and conflict resolution. Feeling at a loss on how to properly address the pandemic with her young child, she began an intense collaboration with Aubrey. The two mothers sprung into action to help families find the language to discuss these new and unprecedented concerns with their children. Bailee and Aubrey continue to work on additional ways to help families advance the social, emotional, and intellectual development of their young children during these uncertain times. 


Irma Raciti


was inspired to be a part of this project, using her photography as a tool to make a difference in the lives of children.  This is her first children’s book project.