Local author introduces new picture book

A Wonderful Day! is an engaging early reader that playfully depicts the shared experiences of child and parent who are enjoying a day together at the zoo.  This unique story is beautifully told in a gender-neutral text that captures many of the special moments children and adults often treasure and share together.

The author’s books can be found at most local libraries and also purchased at your local bookstore or on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Wonderful-Day-Michael-Samulak/dp/194960988X


The author currently resides in the city of Cleveland, Ohio, in the WestPark-Kamm’s Corner neighborhood, with his wife and five children.

Michael obtained his bachelor’s in Elementary Education from Michigan State University (’96) and finished his master’s in Education at Cleveland State University (’12). He has been working as a full-time youth minister and educator for the last 20 years. As a reading specialist, Michael writes award-winning picture books to educate and inspire the next generation with fulfilling all of their big dreams!

On a trip to Uganda Africa in 2006, Michael got the inspiration for his first picture book, A is for Africa, and was fortunate enough to meet a local artist who helped to make that inspiration a reality.

Please also follow on Twitter @MichaelSamulak

Books and services offered by the local author include school visits, readings, and appearances, which can be scheduled via visiting his personal website: www.michaelsamulak.com

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