Bio: Publisher & Speaker Karl Beckstrand is the award-winning author of 16 multicultural books and more than 40 ebook titles (reviews by Kirkus, School Library Journal, The Horn Book blog, ForeWord Reviews). Raised in San Jose, CA, he has a B.A. in journalism from BYU, an M.A. in international relations from APU, and a broadcast & film certificate from Film A. Academy. Since 2004 he has run Premio Publishing. A college media instructor, Beckstrand contrasts traditional with digital book publishing. He has presented to Taiwan’s Global Leadership for Youth, city and state governments, libraries, festivals, and schools. Beckstrand's nationally lauded ebook mysteries, nonfiction, ESL/ELL Spanish/bilingual books, Y.A. stories, wordless books, and kid’s picture book app feature ethnically diverse characters of color—and usually end with a twist. His multicultural work has appeared in: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Border’s Books, Costco, Deseret Book, iBooks, The Children’s Miracle Network, LDS Film Festival, U.S. Congressional Record, Papercrafts Magazine, and various broadcasts. http://premiopublishing.com, FB, Twitter, http://KarlBeckstrand.com, http://PremioBooks.com

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  1. Thanks, Karl. I don’t have young children any more, but from your straightforward, clear writing here, I imagine you communicate well, so I’ll have a look/read. Maybe some of your books will make good presents for younger friends. All the best, Michael.

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