LOL Book Club is founded by Imani Ariana Grant. Imani Ariana is a child author, Blogger, and Entrepreneur. Imani hopes to build a community of children who enjoys reading and socializing to discover the world of fun through literature. The LOL book club is not just about reading. The goals of the Love of Literature (LOL) Book Club are to:
Expose children to age-appropriate STEM education through literature.
Encourage children to use their imagination during learning and play.
Foster children's learning above and beyond words by engaging in active play, adventure, and hands-on group activities.
Build self-confidence through group interaction, collaboration, and presentation.
Provide opportunities and resources to aid and encourage children to increase and improve reading and writing.
Encourage parent involvement in children’s learning, literacy, and growth.
Learn about and from diverse groups of people.
How To Sign Up
The LOL book club is FREE and open to all children ages 6 to 14 years old.
Imani Ariana is 11-year-old. She is the author ofDisco Balls of the Universe. Her book teaches children about the 8 planets of the solar system from a child's perspective. Imani's second book was released on April 1st, 2019. Her new book entitled,The Golden Life of Sally Sunflower, teaches children about plant reproduction and growth. Sheenjoys writing poems, swimming, figure skating, dancing, playing the violin & the flute, basketball, and with her friends. She loves to explore new things and meet new friends. Her favorite subject is science.
Olivia Lauren John
Author and Entrepreneur
Olivia Lauren is the co-owner ofLauren Simone Publishing House. She is also the author of theOlivia Lauren Series books, that teaches children about transportation, communication, and more. She enjoys acting, modeling, reading, and writing. Olivia is an intelligent and hardworking student who loves science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM).
Mom President (MP)
Entrepreneur and Business Coach
Shaneika Burchell-Kerr is the founder and CEO ofBreakthrough to Entrepreneur(BTE Academy). As a business coach, her goal is to develop and empower Entrepreneurs by providing them with the simplest, most effective, and efficient tools and resources, to start and grow successful online businesses. Her main focus is on e-commerce, social media, email marketing, and automation. She is the mother of Imani Ariana Grant.
Melissa Sue John PH.D
Mom Vice President (MVP)
Educator, Author, Blogger, Entrepreneur
Melissa is the Chief Executive Operator and Blogger ofLauren Simone Publishing House. The mission of Lauren Simone Publishing House is to publish the works of diverse authors and illustrators, thereby creating literature for all to enjoy. Currently, she teaches at Gateway Community College and works as a Research Associate at Greater Hartford Harm Reduction Coalition. She is the mother of Olivia Lauren John.
Author Motivator Advocate
Teresa LeeAnn Baker is the Co-founder/CEO ofBrown Boy Brown Girl, LLC,and Co-author of children's book, Josie's Bedazzled Shoes. Teresa, born and raised in Flint, Michigan, is a product of the Flint Community Schools. After graduating from high school, she went on to earn her Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and a Master of Public Administration from Central Michigan University. She initially pursued a career in politics and later transitioned to a career in state lobbying for seven years.
Educator, Author, Blogger, Entrepreneur
Yvette Phillips is the author of two five-star books. The Tale of Princess Alicia and The Tale of Princess Alicia Activity Book. Her books teach children about bravery, love, resilience, and perseverance. She’s also the CEO of PadyMart, where you can shop for trendy fashions for Women and Children, Books, and Educational toys. She is the mother of one child Matthew Phillips and currently teaches at Bronx Charter School for Better Learning.
ARE YOU AN AUTHOR?
We would love to have you as our next guest! Please click the image below toregisterfor free to be invited to one of our club meetings. This is an amazing opportunity to showcase your book and share your story with our awesome readers.