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Bahamian author publishes new children’s book

August 1, 2019


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Melanie was featured in the Los Angeles Wave Newspaper




BOOK CORNER: Children’s book encourages absent fathers to stay in touch

June 28, 2018

By Marissa Wells

Many children face the reality of having absent fathers. In “Things I Wish You Knew,” author and educator Melanie Lightbourn-Rowe, addresses the sensitive subject.

Her book follows the journey of a child who has a tender conversation with his absent father, informing him of milestones he is missing as the child grows. The son encourages his father to join him on this journey when he gets ready to do so. (Read entire article)

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