Press Coverage

Marvin in the News!

September 2020

Montana Book Festival
Video Panel: “Bibliotherapy: Mindfulness, ADHD, and Children in the Time of COVID-19

School Library Journal
Social Emotional Learning: Nurturing Young Minds in Challenging Times

July 2020

Middle Ground Book Fest
Mini-Lesson Video: “Writing with Friends: Tips for Aspiring Coauthors with Caroline Bliss Larsen and Dr. Raun Melmed

Literary agent Kate Foster’s blog (
Author Interview: Caroline Bliss Larsen

June 2020

Reading with Your Kids podcast
Skills Before Pills

March 2020

Miranda Reads YouTube channel
Tier Listing Books, Episode 1

February 2020

Kids’ BookBuzz
Review by twelve-year-old Susan Faith

December 2019

Miranda Reads YouTube channel
All My Books—Familius Publishing

November 2019

Children’s Bookwatch/Midwest Book Review
Review by Diane Perry

October 2019

Carroll County Times/Baltimore Sun
Editorial: Thumbs up for marching band results, children’s book, fundraiser for local with brain damage

Carroll County Times/Baltimore Sun
Writer from Westminster fulfills longtime goal with first book for kids

September 2019

Reading with Your Kids podcast
RWYK Podcast Welcomes Back Dr. Raun Melmed and His Co-Author, Caroline Bliss Larsen—Marvin’s Monster Diary 2 (+ Lyssa)

August 2019

School Library Journal
A compelling addition to a neglected niche . . .

Deseret News
How this BYU grad ended up co-authoring a kids book on anxiety, ADHD

CLCD interview
Author Interview: Dr. Raun Melmed and Caroline Bliss Larsen, authors of Marvin’s Monster Diary 2 (+ Lyssa!)

Scott Talks Podcast
Episode 14: Writing My First Children’s Book

May 2019

Here Wee Read book blog
Marvin’s Monster Diary 2: ADHD Emotion Explosion COVER REVEAL!