The Story Behind Kathryn the Grape

Series creator Kathryn Cloward shares about how she was inspired to bring her childhood nickname to life to help people of all ages, children especially, have tools of self-love and self-awareness. Learn about how she has simplified important life lessons into engaging stories and songs, and the treasure box with tools of love everyone gains from Kathryn the Grape and her magical butterfly friend, Maggie.

A Heart-Centered Mindful Series

The award-winning seven-book Kathryn the Grape Affirmation Series helps readers understand and express their feelings. Through her everyday experiences, and with her magical butterfly friend Maggie by her side, Kathryn the Grape learns that she is magical, colorful, love, kind, unique, grateful, and joyful. Each book includes an “I am” statement and a special “tool” of self-love and self-awareness, which are woven together with unifying messages of compassion and understanding. Upon completing the seven-book series, readers will have seven tools of love in their treasure boxes for life. The concepts shared in each book are incorporated in Kathryn the Grape’s award-winning music album, “We’re All in This Together.”

“Heroes” for MPS & ML

Kathryn Cloward (Kathryn the Grape) was inspired to write “Heroes” to help shine a light of love, awareness, and support on children and adults living with MPS, ML, and related rare diseases that have no cure…yet. Find out more about “Heroes” here.