English children’s book by Penny Hatziefstratiou Michelinaki, illustrated by Myrto Delivoria!

“With great happiness, I present to you my first Children’s book! It is a story that embodies my knowledge on light, my love for children, but also elements of my personal search for a life “with light”. I hope my story to be a source of inspiration for your children, so that they can seek their own dream and discover the “light” in their lives”! Penny

Lucian’s first dream. A journey to light.

Lucian wondered what it’s like to have a dream. When he decides to look for his own dream, he sets out on a journey full of adventure! On this journey, Lucian discovers truths full of light, which in the end will help him find the way to his own dream…

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The book presentation embodies interactive games with light, by Penny! The children will have the opportunity to listen to the book reading but also play with light! Please contact Penny to arrange a book presentation at your school, bookshop, library, or other venue. For more information, please visit Penny”s light seminar.

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ABOUT PENNY: Penny Hatziefstratiou Michelinaki

is married to Mathios Michelinakis and is the mother of two children. She has completed her post-graduate studies and holds a doctorate (PhD) in Architectural Light and Lighting from University College London. Furthermore, she has studied Economics and has done post-graduate studies in Human Resources Management. She has written and presented articles at international conferences and universities. She has worked in the area of professional lighting. At the same time, she has created her own series of personalised gifts, Penny’s custom gifts, both with and without light.

Penny has participated in groups for human relations, focusing mainly on the parent-child relationship. Inspired by her children, she has designed the series of workshops on light for children, Penny’s light seminar, which she presents at kindergartens, child-care centres, schools, activity centres and museums. She organises workshops with non-profit organisations as part of her volunteer work, while she also gives talks on lighting within the framework of an ongoing collaboration with various bodies.

Her first book is not only based on her knowledge and experience but also contains aspects of her personal quest for a life ‘with light’.