The Page Nation:

Get on the Page to Your Children’s Book Success


WELCOME To The Page Nation.

We are so glad you are here!

So who can benefit from the teachings, support, and offerings on The Page Nation?

If you are a first-time author looking for help and guidance in navigating the sometimes complicated waters of the Children’s Book Publishing world, we can help.

Are you a current author who needs help, ideas, and advice to gaining more traction and selling more books. Is so, we can help.

Are you someone who’s written a children’s book, but is not sure what to do next? How to find a publisher, agent, or source to sell your books? If so you are in the right place.


 The Mission Statement of The Page Nation is designed to bridge the gap between authors and publishing. Our goal is to help guide authors along the children’s book creation and publishing path, and dispel the myths, confusion, and worry that comes along with being an indie author and self-publisher.


 Valarie Budayr: Award winning composer, publisher, and children’s book author, Valarie has two bestselling books to her credit.The Fox Diaries: The Year The Foxes Came to Our Garden was “the book that started it all” for Valarie’s publishing company Audrey Press. The Ultimate Guide to Charlie and The Chocolate Factory was released in June of 2012, is an enhanced digital ebook for kids, and has been #1 on iTunes Best Seller list several times.

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Valarie brings her vast knowledge of children’s book writing and publishing to The Page Nation in hopes of inspiring those who have a children’s book ready-to-go, or those who are looking to make their children’s book visions come true.


 Rebecca Flansburg: Virtual Assistant, Writer, Blogger,  Social  Media Specialist and resident “Head Elf” for Audrey Press/Jump Into a Book. Rebecca is a veteran blogger of 6+ years and has turn her obsession with social media into a skill that can help others.

Rebecca’s core expertise is Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest and when not writing on her own blog Franticmommy, Rebecca can be found helping other achieve their dreams of working from home.


Rebecca’s knowledge of social media is just the ticket for writers, publishers, and would-be authors who are looking to build their author platform.