PUBLISHED AUTHOR – KATIE KIZER
Katie Kizer is the author of the bestselling picture book, Be Big! Beatrice’s First Day of First Grade. She is also a writing coach with Sara Connell Coaching Corporation, where she works with writers throughout the writing, publication, and book promotion process. She strives for authenticity in all things, but especially her words. She writes both fiction and nonfiction.
ABOUT THE BOOK
Be Big! tells the tale of sweet Beatrice, a little girl in a blue tutu who is afraid of being her unique self in the brand new world of first grade. Set against a gorgeously-illustrated backdrop, this story encourages little ones to face their fears and be brave, be bold, and be big. Follow Beatrice as she embarks on her first day of first grade alongside Benjamin the butterfly, who encourages Beatrice to be big and reminds her that she is not alone. Be Big! inspires families to discuss how children can overcome their fears and still take up space, with a sense of community all around them.