StoryMakers with Seamus Kirst PAPA, DADDY, AND RILEY
Rocco chats with author Seamus Kirst about his first children’s book PAPA, DADDY, AND RILEY! Every family is different, so share a drawing of your family with us using #PapaDaddyRiley!
Riley is Papa’s princess and Daddy’s dragon. She loves her two fathers! When Riley’s classmate asks her which dad is her real one, Riley is confused. She doesn’t want to have to pick one or the other.
Families are made of love in this heartwarming story that shows there are lots of ways to be part of one.
About Seamus Kirst
Seamus Kirst is a freelance writer who covers progressive politics, entertainment, social movements, and the places they intersect. His writing has appeared in publications including The Washington Post, Teen Vogue, The Guardian, Forbes, and Vice.
About Devon Holzwarth
Devon Holzwarth grew up in Panama with the jungle as her garden and parrots and iguanas as pets. Devon earned her BFA in 2000 from the Rhode Island School of Design, focusing on screen printing and painting. Childhood memories and her collection of vintage children’s books strongly inspire her work. She currently lives in Aachen, Germany, with her husband, two kids, and a beloved old hound dog.
Executive Producer: Julie Gribble