Local Authors Read From Their Favorite Kids’ Books


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Marie LapointePhone: 619-269-0438Email: marie@travelingstories.orgLocal Authors Read From Their Favorite Kids’ Books (SAN DIEGO, CALIF. -  August 7, 2019) —Local authors and Traveling Stories will hold a collaborative event on Saturday, August 10 at The Book Catapult bookstore. Traveling Stories empowers kids to outsmart poverty by helping them [...]

Local Authors Read From Their Favorite Kids’ Books2019-08-07T17:19:40-07:00

Let It Bee… a Partnership!


We at traveling Stories have partnered up with Jess Moore from Let It Bee Books — a monthly subscription for romance readers and chick lit lovers. Jess has graciously accepted to donate a portion of each subscription to Traveling Stories. If you've not discovered the joy of her book [...]

Let It Bee… a Partnership!2019-05-07T15:34:10-07:00

My Readers In the Heights Experience by Hezhi Naseem


Summer reading takes a huge drop with children, this is especially true of children from low-income households. To fight this, the United Way created the Readers in the Heights program. Franklin Elementary School This was our first time partnering with United Way and their Readers In the Heights [...]

My Readers In the Heights Experience by Hezhi Naseem2018-08-24T16:30:27-07:00

5 Ways to Fundraise Through Reading


Did you know that more than six million children in the United States will experience negative academic, personal, and social outcomes every year because of poor reading skills? At Traveling Stories, we believe that investing in children’s reading skills will have more impact on their future achievements in these [...]

5 Ways to Fundraise Through Reading2018-06-29T17:55:24-07:00

A Poem: By Deb Nordlie


Strangers and Books—Help and Friends Just today I had the occasion to read a storybook to a stranger named Quyaan. She hesitated sitting down next to me, but her dad was close by and Dora the Explorer was in my hands. Ladylike, she pouffed up her yellow tulle [...]

A Poem: By Deb Nordlie2018-05-15T21:27:27-07:00

Volunteering: An Incredible Way to Increase your Skills


VOLUNTEERING: THE BEST WAY TO INCREASE YOUR SKILLS You've Got Skills You're preparing your resume, and it may be your first one yet, if for example, you're looking for a summer job. Or maybe you're a stay-at-home mom or dad wanting [...]

Volunteering: An Incredible Way to Increase your Skills2018-04-03T21:24:13-07:00

Traveling Stories Day: February 25


Last year the County of San Diego proclaimed February 25th as being Traveling Stories Day! If you love reading, then what better way to celebrate your love of books than by joining us on this special day.  We invite you to celebrate with us virtually. [...]

Traveling Stories Day: February 252019-06-20T16:15:00-07:00

The March For Education Justice and Why It Matters To You


By Chase Manar-Spears This past Saturday, Traveling Stories endorsed the Alliance for Quality Education's successful march for education justice! The Alliance for Quality Education was founded by parents of New York to call for quality education for their community. The march was a stand against President Trump and his [...]

The March For Education Justice and Why It Matters To You2018-01-26T04:50:38-08:00