Press Coverage

Marvin in the News!

October 2021

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

July 2021

Check Your Shelf” Newsletter

Jessica Recommends . . .
Quarantine Reading” Newsletter

Reading with Your Kids podcast
Marvin Stands Up to Bullies

December 2020

12 Months of Books Challenge (
Bringing Books to Kids All Year Long

Helping Families Be Happy podcast
Marvin’s Monster Diary, ST4, and Mindfulness with Dr. Raun Melmed and Caroline Bliss Larsen

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

Y News
BYU Editor Co-Authors Children’s Book on Monsters + 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!