Nadine Haruni has gone through a divorce herself and is now re-married with 5 children. Nadine is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Aside from writing, Nadine is an attorney and a certified yoga instructor.

The Gold Mom's Choice Award-winning Freeda the Frog™ Children's Book series focuses on awareness & acceptance of different types of family situations, as well as helping children cope with various life issues.  See the Books page and stay tuned for Nadine’s future Freeda the Frog™ books, where Freeda and the tadpoles continue to help kids face more of life’s challenges and understand that everyone’s family is special and unique. 

CONTACT

To order autographed copies of books, arrange readings or book signings, please contact the author at nadine@freedathefrog.com

 

Articles, Podcasts, and Blogs

  • WHHI TV Bluffton SC

    WHHI TV Bluffton SC

    Bluffton News Hosted by Betsy McDaniel

  • NBC 10 Philadelphia

    NBC 10 Philadelphia

    Philly Live's Aunyea Lachelle talks to Nadine.

  • KSNV News 3 Las Vegas Copy

    KSNV News 3 Las Vegas Copy

    Marie Mortera interviews Nadine on NBC's KSNV Las Vegas.

  • WE Empower Magazine Copy

    WE Empower Magazine Copy

    WE Empower Article

  • Parenting Healthy

    Parenting Healthy

    Post on Parenting Healthy for Black History Month

  • The Potpourri Post

    The Potpourri Post

    The Potpourri Post

  • Mile High Gay Guy

    Mile High Gay Guy

    MileHighGayGuy.com Featured Freeda The Frog and Her New Blue Family!

  • Oklahoma Welcome

    Oklahoma Welcome

    Oklahoma Welcome

  • Tom Sumner Program

    Tom Sumner Program

    Interview with Tom Sumner of The Tom Sumner Program WFOV 92.1 (Flint, MI) on 1/12/21

  • Midwest Book Review

    Midwest Book Review

    Freeda the Frog and Her New Blue Family appears on the Social Issues shelf of the Midwest Book Review

  • Triangle Tribune

    Triangle Tribune

    Freeda the Frog and Her New Blue Family reviewed in North Carolina's Triangle Tribune

  • Ultimate Sports Parent Radio

    Ultimate Sports Parent Radio

    Youth Sports Podcast Interview & article-ULTIMATE SPORTS PARENT RADIO -interview with Lisa Cohn and Ultimate Sports Parent Radio / Ascot Media Group on 12/16/20 -article & podcast: “Building a Culture of Inclusion on Youth Sports Teams.”

  • Royal Dragonfly Award

    Royal Dragonfly Award

    Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next Door awarded Royal Dragonfly Award for recommended LGBTQ children's books.

  • The Taylored Word

    The Taylored Word

    Listen to a recording of Nadine's interview with Taylor Sterling on The Taylored Word show.

  • KFROG Radio L.A.

    KFROG Radio L.A.

    Hear Nadine's interview on KFROG Radio

  • Picture This Post

    Picture This Post

    Read this review!

  • Groovin' Moms

    Groovin' Moms

    Read the Groovin' Moms Review of Freeda the Frog and Her New Blue Family

  • The Monroe Dispatch

    The Monroe Dispatch

    Read review in Monroe Dispatch.

  • KTNV Las Vegas

    KTNV Las Vegas

    Watch this spotlight, "How reading helps bridge cultural gaps", by KTNV Las Vegas (Channel 13 ABC Action News).

  • Arabella Magazine

    Arabella Magazine

    Turn to page 162 in the August issue of Arabella for their Freeda Feature.

  • @BeLocalBergen

    @BeLocalBergen

    Interview with the author on Rock Stars of Bergen County by @BeLocalBergen https://www.facebook.com/BeLocalBergen/

  • She's Single Magazine

    She's Single Magazine

    Jasmine Ledesma reviews Freeda the Frog for She's SINGLE

  • Sirius XM Podcast

    Sirius XM Podcast

    Interview on Sirius XM's In Depth With Larry Flick

  • NorthJersey.com Feature on Nadine

    NorthJersey.com Feature on Nadine

    NorthJersey.com article that was also featured in the print edition of the Bergen Record and in 201 Magazine.

  • Meawww

    Meawww

    Anoushka Pinto of Meaww writes about Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next Door

  • Kiddy Charts Activities

    Kiddy Charts Activities

    Freeda-themed Pride Activity Sheets from Kiddy Charts

  • Erie Gay News Contest

    Erie Gay News Contest

    Read this review of Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next Door and enter to win a copy of the book!

  • Kinzie Things

    Kinzie Things

    Read this review of Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next Door.

  • Hoboken Girl Promo

    Hoboken Girl Promo

    Promotion of Hudson Pride onine event in Hoboken Girl

  • Mom.com

    Mom.com

    Pride Month article in mom.com

  • Living Loving Exploring

    Living Loving Exploring

    Review of Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next door in Living Loving Exploring by Kelly Ann Gigg

  • Larry Flick, SiriusXM

    Interview by Larry Flick on SiriusXM's The Morning Jolt.

  • Great Day Washington

    Great Day Washington

    Interview with Haruni on the Great Day Washington show, WUSA CBS Channel 9.

  • Barrons Penta Review

    Barrons Penta Review

    Review of Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next Door in Barrons Penta Lifestyle section

  • She Just Loves Books

    She Just Loves Books

    Review of Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next Door in She Just Loves Books

  • Lisa Every Day Review

    Lisa Every Day Review

    Review of Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next Door on Lisa Every Day

  • Houston Style Magazine

    Houston Style Magazine

    A review of Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next Door in Houston Style Magazine

  • Two Chicks on Books

    Two Chicks on Books

    Review of Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next Door

  • Gay Weddings and Marriage Magazine

    Gay Weddings and Marriage Magazine

    A review of Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next Door

  • Book Hounds Giveaway

    Book Hounds Giveaway

    Read the Book Hound review and enter to win a gift card!

  • Mommies Reviews

    Mommies Reviews

    A review of Freeda the Frog and the Two Mommas Next Door from Mommies Reviews

  • Interview with Mom's Choice Awards

    Interview with Mom's Choice Awards

    Mom's Choice Awards interviews Nadine

  • Motherhood Moment

    Motherhood Moment

    A review of the Freeda the Frog series from Motherhood Moment.

  • Shop Layton Interview

    Shop Layton Interview

    Read this Mama to Mama interview with Layton.

  • Reading With Your Kids Podcast

    Reading With Your Kids Podcast

    Listen to this Author Interview with Nadine

  • Bergen County Review

    Bergen County Review

    Nadine writes about what inspired her to start the Freeda the Frog series.

  • Dads Dishing Show  - iHeartRadio

    Dads Dishing Show - iHeartRadio

    Listen to this interview with Nadine on the Dads Dishing radio show on iHearRadio's WSYR Syracuse.

  • MILK Podcast: Frogs With Feelings

    MILK Podcast: Frogs With Feelings

    Listen to this podcast from Mothers I'd Like to Know. Frogs with Feelings, Dealing with Divorce, Blending Families and Other Transitions

  • "No" is not never, it's NOT NOW

    "No" is not never, it's NOT NOW

    Read the author's interview in Authority Magazine

  • KADN News 15 (Louisiana) KidLit Pick of the Week

    KADN News 15 (Louisiana) KidLit Pick of the Week

    Ribbit Ribbit...our new release, “Freeda The Frog Says Farewell to Her Fish,” is the KADN News15 (Louisiana) KidLit Pick of the week! Check out this article and news clip from their story about Freeda. 📺🐸👏🏻📘

  • Empowered Publicity Children's Book Podcast

    Empowered Publicity Children's Book Podcast

    Listen to our conversation about the Freeda the Frog series and our new release in the Empowered Publicity Children's Book Spotlight Series interview.

  • TeacherSherpa Blog

    TeacherSherpa Blog

    Read the Author's Blog, "Helping Out Children and Families" on TeacherSherpa.

  • Mama Now What

    Mama Now What

    Check out Freeda the Frog’s feature in the @mamanowwhat blog article entitled, “Books You Needed to Buy Your Kids Yesterday-2019’s Most Popular Books.”

  • Read For My School

    Read For My School

    Read For My School featured Nadine Haruni in their Literacy Spotlight Series. Read "​Teaching children hard issues relating to life lessons."

  • Gold Mom's Choice Awards®

    We are thrilled to announce that our third book in the series, "Freeda the Frog is On the Move," was just awarded the Mom's Choice Awards® GOLD MEDAL for children's picture books! We are so honored to be a third-time recipient of this award and be named among the best in family-friendly media, products and services.

  • Divorce Well Podcast

    Divorce Well Podcast

    Listen to the Author's Podcast on Divorce Well

  • Splendid Path Blog

    Splendid Path Blog

    Read the Author's blog, "Dating and Other Tips for Single Froggies" on The Splendid Path

  • Dreams Recycled Podcast

    Dreams Recycled Podcast

    Podcast interview on @dreamsrecycled, Episode 19. Click the link to hear the interview. Or go to iTunes and search 'Dreams Recycled,' Episode 19.

  • FREEDA THE FROG™ SWAG

    We now have Freeda the Frog™ T-shirts, mugs and tote bags. These can only be purchased at Freeda the Frog™ events ... watch here for future dates. Hurry and get yours before the ribbit-swag is gone!

  • Divorce Force "Author Spotlight"

    Divorce Force "Author Spotlight"

    Read this interview with the Author

  • Daily Voice

    Daily Voice

    Tenafly Author's Children's Book On Divorce Wins Mom's Choice Award

© 2016 by Nadine Haruni. 

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