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About Jef Lippiatt
Jef was born and raised in Salem, Ohio and spent much of his free time reading comic books, watching cartoons and doodling. Next, he ventured to Savannah, Georgia where he graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design with a B.F.A in Industrial Design.
Jef, at his core, is a creative entrepreneur that is inspired by Dr. Seuss, Chuck Jones, Tex Avery, Jim Henson, Le Corbusier, and Paul Budnitz. His all-time favorite cartoon is Animaniacs and his two favorite Muppets are Lew Zealand and the Swedish Chef.
Jef is also a huge advocate of using cooking, entrepreneurship, and technology to educate and mentor children. He believes young minds need to be excited about learning and leveraging their imaginations.
Jef previously lived in Charleston, South Carolina with his wife and their cats, but recently relocated to Westerville, Ohio. He is also the founder and owner of the publishing company, Star Pupil LLC. Keep your eyes peeled for kid-friendly activities and more books at, starpupilbooks.com.
Titles By Jef Lippiatt
High energy can make getting to sleep a chore, but silly coconuts and repetition will help for sure.
Imagine yourself wrapped in a tropical breeze, swaying back and forth in a coconut tree.
Repetition and counting down both help calm and active mind. Try singing this story as a slow lulliby.
Finding purpose ignites an inner spark to our passion and energizes our self-confidence. So if you had the chance, what would you ask your future self? The impact that we can have on those around us isn't always easy to understand, but it is important to convey.
Remember, no one else can be you. And you matter more than you know. So be unique and you'll surprise yourself how many people you impact along your great adventure.
Encourage your child to always dream bigger and look for ways to support their ideas. A lemonade stand may seem simple, but it can help your child learn skills from sales and product development to customer service. So what are you waiting for? So grab some lemons and get to work!
Cooking is less a skill to be learned and more of an adventure to savor. But, this story leaves even more to enjoy because the author's original pancake recipe is included at the end of the story. Be willing to have an adventure in the kitchen that focuses on joy and a delicious end result.
Seth the seal knows the importance of hard work, learning, and helping others. He understands that knowledge and expertise never go out of style. Perhaps he didn't know that consistency and dedication often are stepping stones toward leadership.
Please share the lessons you learn from Seth.
How many times have you searched for a sock match and given up the hunt? This story covers what socks are doing behind the scenes.
Just remember, even a load of laundry can inspire your child's imagination.