Who is Author Barbara Ann Mojica?
Barbara Ann Mojica, M.A. S.A.S., S.D.A is a historian and retired educator. Her education career spans more than forty years serving as a teacher, special educator, principal, and school district administrator. Barbara writes monthly historical articles for the Columbia Insider under the banner “Passages.” Using the whimsical Little Miss History character to narrate her book series, Barbara hopes to educate, entertain and inspire children to learn about historical people and places. Little Miss History’s antics make reading nonfiction a fun-filled adventure for all ages. She firmly believes, “If you don’t know your history, you don’t know what you’re talking about.”
What’s your latest book all about?
The Little Miss HISTORY book series has garnered more than twenty awards including B.R.A.G. Medallions, International Book Excellence Awards, International Readers’ Favorite Awards, Eric Hoffer, and Independent Author Network Awards
Little Miss HISTORY has packed three of her NYC adventures into one exciting book. Visit the STATUE of LIBERTY the symbol of hope and promise for the immigrants who passed it on their way to fulfilling their dreams as they awaited inspection on ELLIS ISLAND. Then journey up the Hudson River to the USS INTREPID to witness and explore hands on one ship’s amazing history in WW II, the Vietnam War, the space age, and the war on terrorism. Hold on to your hats for a rollicking ride back into the nineteenth and twentieth centuries with Little Miss HISTORY!
How did you get the idea of writing this book?
Many parents, teachers, and librarians requested that I combine individual books about three of New York City’s historical landmarks in one volume. The trilogy becomes a unique teaching and reference tool on New York City’s important role nineteenth, twentieth and twenty-first-century history.
Where can readers contact you?
I love reaching out to my readers, their families, and other authors. My blog features book reviews of family-friendly books for all ages. Ways to connect with me include school visits, book festivals, email, and social media outlets. Love to chat, don’t hesitate to contact me.
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