Hen&ink Coop: Whitney Stewart

About Whitney Stewart

Whitney Stewart will travel far for a story. She published her first award-winning biography after interviewing the Dalai Lama in India. She’s trekked with Sir Edmund Hillary in Nepal, interviewed Aung San Suu Kyi in Burma, and traveled to China to write biographies of Deng Xiaoping and Mao Zedong. She is the author of multiple nonfiction books for children, including nine on mindfulness and wellness. Her newest releases are Mindfulness and Meditation:Handling Life with a Calm and Focused Mind (Lerner 2019); Mindful Tots: Rest & Relax and Mindful Tots:Animal Antics(Barefoot Books 2020); and Genomics: A Revolution in Health & Disease Discovery (Lerner, 2020), which she co-wrote with her geneticist husband Hans C. Andersson.

Get in touch:

Homepage: www.whitneystewart.com

Blog: whitneystewart.com/news/

Titles by Whitney Stewart

Mindful Kids: 50 Mindfulness Activities for Kindness, Focus, and Calm

Barefoot Books

(October 1, 2017)

Who Was Walt Disney?

Grosset & Dunlap

(April 16, 2009)

A Catfish Tale: A Bayou Story of the Fisherman and His Wife

Albert Whitman & Company

(March 1, 2014)

Meditation Is an Open Sky: Mindfulness for Kids

Albert Whitman & Company

(March 1, 2015)

What's On Your Plate? Exploring the World of Food

Sterling

(March 13, 2018)

Mindful Me: Mindfulness and Meditation for Kids

Albert Whitman

(April 3, 2018)

Mindful Me Activity Books

Albert Whitman

(April 3, 2018)

What Do You Celebrate?

Sterling

(March 5, 2019)

Mindful Tots: Tummy Ride

Barefoot Books

(April 30, 2019)

Mindful Tots: Loving Kindness

Barefoot Books

(April 30, 2019)

Mindfulness and Meditation: Handling Life with a Calm and Focused Mind

Lerner

(August 6, 2019)

Loving Kindness

Barefoot Books

(May 2, 2019)

Tummy Ride

Barefoot Books

(May 2 , 2019)

Mindful Kids

Barefoot Books

(October 1, 2017)

Rest & Relax

Barefoot Books

( April 15, 2020)

Animal Antics

Barefoot Books

(April 15, 2020)

Genomics

Lerner Publications

(September 1, 2020)

Sample Work

Hen&inkblots: Posts

Speaking the Fleeting Moment: The Gathering KeystoneCollege

July 30, 2013

Diane Ackerman, author of such books as The Zookeeper’s Wife, A Natural History of the Senses, and One Hundred Names … Continue reading Speaking the Fleeting Moment: The Gathering KeystoneCollege

Meditative Moments

December 7, 2011

I wake up to a rare New Orleans day without heat or humidity. The bougainvillea blooms bright orange in my … Continue reading Meditative Moments