Linda Kranz

Inspiring readers to journal and create.

Author and illustrator Linda Kranz has created a variety of guided journals, a rock-painting book, as well as many inspirational children's picture books — Only One You, You Be You, Love You When — and, most recently, Where I Belong. Linda's books focus on inspiring readers to go for their dreams and to explore their inner lives through the process of journaling, reading, and painting. Her book, Let’s Rock: Rock Painting for Kids, won an International Reading Association Children's Choices Award.

Love You When

Introducing Where I Belong

Maximillian, a curious black and white snake is deciding where he fits in. As he makes his way to Red Mountain he is sidetracked by the happy sounds of a lively group of friends and Marcus’ grandfather as they laugh, test their endurance, appreciate the leadership of a friend then stop and rest to enjoy the beauty around them. Learn more...

Love You When

Board Books!

Linda's books Only One You, You Be You, and Love You When are available in a board book format. Also look for these colorful board books: One Yellow Fish, a counting book, and Orange Fish/Green Fish, a book about opposites. Learn more...

Bilingual Books

You Be YouOnly One You

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Adri — a very special fish


It's the perfect toy to remind each and every one of us that “there'sonly one you in this great big world. Make it a better place.” Learn more...

Where to buy Linda's books online

Available wherever books are sold or click one of the links below to buy Linda's books online.

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