A heartfelt and inspiring story about a young girl named Melody who has been awakened by the gift of song writing. She is formally being taught how to play piano, but never knew her instinctive and natural ability to write her own music until it ACCIDENTALLY happened one day! After Melody was left with no choice but to play the music that stirred in her heart, she became internally illuminated as her music came alive with a spark of curiosity and creativity. Melody's music transported her to a new place in her mind and vibrant imagination. Now, Melody has the courage to share her unique songwriting gift with the world.
Imagine Song: A Story about the Kindred Connection between a Child, an Instrument, and an Imagination
Melissa A. Campesi, Jane R. Shore
Published Date: September 30, 2022
Melissa A. Campesi
Melissa grew up in a bilingual household filled with music, writing, cooking, playing, and laughter. She is a children’s author and certified as an ESL educator in New Jersey. Her hope is to inspire our youth to explore their natural creative channels and use them to enhance their everyday life. Melissa enjoys spontaneous road trips and traveling to new places with her husband, Joe, and two sons, Justin and Colton. Her favorite things to do are write poetry and music, host gatherings, and be in nature. Melissa is also the author of a nonfiction children’s book, “I am an English Language Learner: The Real and Unique Stories of Immigrant Children in America.”
Jane R. Shore, Illustrator
Jane R. Shore is a person who likes to make things. Here are some things she likes to make: illustrations, connections, children’s books, blog posts, a new school, wishes. Jane loves hiking while listening to podcasts, ocean swimming, and picnic foods. She lives in Philadelphia with her husband, Walker, their sons, Avery and Beckett, and two cats, Leo and Lulu. Jane holds a doctorate in Bilingual Special Education from George Washington University, where she was a bilingual fellow. This is her first children’s book.