• It all began with an idea.

    Author Thomas J. Penisten has always had a passion for writing and illustrating, especially when it makes one think long after the book is closed. Thomas believes a good story is one that sends a positive message and evokes emotion and reflection. Thomas lives in Southern Wisconsin with his wife.

  • The Storysmiths

    Meet Landa and Thomas, the dynamic duo crafting tales that spark imaginations and bring joy to little hearts! 🌟 Both are the wordsmiths and Thomas, the illustrator maestro, brings tales to life with artistic wizardry.

  • Then it continued with a dream.

    Landa is a multifaceted individual seamlessly navigating the roles of a devoted mom, supportive wife, and doting grandma. Beyond her family, she channels her passion into children's books, actively contributing to the publishing process alongside her husband. Her graphic design skills shine in tandem with her proficiency in the IT field, where she navigates the dynamic intersection of technology and creativity.