Author and Publisher of Picture Books, Songs and Games
As an Author and Publisher of Picture Books, Songs, and Games
Gini has written over three dozen picture books, including a dozen published by traditional publishers Taylor & Seale and Black Rose Writing, and two dozen by her own company Changemakers Kids (www.changemakerskids.com). Her recent books include The Dragon Who Wanted to Be a Turtle, Grandma’s Marriage, Blankets in the Bathtub, and The Upside Down Day. She has also written a series of children’s books for several clients.
As a songwriter, Gini has written the lyrics for over 150 songs, which she recorded with various composers who write the music, most recently with the Crystal Image Band. Some of the most recent and popular songs include: Missing You, I Love You Even More, Love Is Such a Mystery, So Many Things Are Changing, and Do the Aardvark, a popular dance song. She has also written some songs based on children’s books. Recordings of her songs are featured in videos on her Changemakers Music channel on YouTube at https://studio.youtube.com/channel/UCSrBSzvO2YX5zp6dHOieR6g. Or listen to them on Changemakers Music (www.changemakersmusic.com).
As a game designer, Gini has developed over two dozen games and puzzles that have been published by major game companies, including Hasbro and Mag-Nif. She has developed a series of communication and interactive games that she has led for business and social groups, including The Business Connection Game, Trial!, and You! the Jury, which have been published both as boxed games and as books. For more information: www.changemakersgames.com.