1st Book in Planned Military Aviation Travel Adventure Series, From Woman Veteran and Latina

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"Women Veterans Honored at LPC,"The Independent, March 16, 201with event video recap here.


Associated Press story: "Military Veteran Entrepreneurs Celebrate Completion of Startups Program Powered by Bunker Labs/WeWork," January 22, 2019


WeWork Finding Your Mission series, November 11, 2018


Voz de América "Veterana de Fuerza Aérea de EE.UU. acerca los veteranos a los escolares," November 12, 2018


USA Today: "Diverse children's books need more visibility," Sept. 24, 2016


Turlock Journal:  "Dutcher celebrates biliteracy with inspirational speaker,"  April 7, 2017 


NBC News"Here Are Some of the 18th Annual Intl Latino Book Awards Winners," Sept 9, 2016




LATEST NEWS RELEASE:  "Graciela Tiscareño-Sato, Military Veteran & Award-Winning Author, to Keynote at Austin Area Association for Bilingual Education Conference," April 22, 2017

NEWS RELEASE:  "Military Veteran and Award-winning author of Bilingual Children’s Books will Celebrate April Month of the Military Child with Students at NAS Lemoore Neutra Elementary School April 6th," April 4, 2017


NEWS RELEASE: "Latina Veteran Graciela Tiscareño-Sato Authors Second Bilingual Aviation Children’s Book," July 21, 2016


"Hofstra honors veterans with memorial service," The Hofstra Chronicle, By Laurel O’Keefe, December 7, 2015

Fox News Latino, December 4th "Latina Veterans proud to finally see all combat jobs open to women"


NEWS RELEASE: "U.S. Air Force Veteran Graciela Tiscareño-Sato to Keynote at Hofstra University in Honor of Diversity Awareness Month: Veterans Day Event November 11th"


NEWS RELEASE: "Graciela Tiscareño-Sato to Keynote in San Antonio at Sixth Annual Dual Language Conference Friday November 6th"


NEWS RELEASE: "Hayward Military Woman Veteran Honored in Event with First Lady Michelle Obama"


NEWS RELEASE (from the Business and Professional Women's Foundation): "BPW Foundation Salutes Five Outstanding Working Women Leaders- Awards Are Part of National Business Women’s Week Celebration," November 2014


"Severance Middle School students learn from local author," Windsor Now! Sept 2014


NBC News "What July 4th Weekend is to Me," - 2014 - contributed essay


NEWS RELEASE: Spokane, WA, July 1, 2014 - "Fairchild AFB Veteran and author of Bestselling Children’s Book Good Night Captain Mama Visits Auntie’s Bookstore on July 26th with Aviation Presentation and Book Signing"


NBC News Growing Int'l Latino Book Awards Reflect Booming Market - June 29, 2014


VIDEO Interview on alDia on Estrella TV, Channel 42, San Francisco (Spanish)


VIDEO: "Getting started in writing" at TheLatinoAuthor.com YouTube Channel


VIDEO: "The reality of getting into the writing business" at TheLatinoAuthor.com YouTube Channel


NEWS RELEASE, June 2014 - Good Night Captain Mama, Finalist in the ILBA ‘Best Educational Children’s Book –Bilingual’ category, Now Available in Multiple eBook Formats
National Public Radio interview: Read transcript & hear podcast here: Diverse Summer Reading Picks For Kids. June 3, 2014. Download mp3 file here.


Military Mom Talk Radio (6-16-2014 Podcast). Download podcast here.







Whitworth alumna recognized by White House for military service and entrepreneurship (May 1, 2014)


U.S. Veterans Magazine "White House Highlights Women Veteran Leaders “Champions of Change"


2014 Latinas for Latino Lit (L4LL) Día Blog Hop Reflections-themed contribution, titled "Reflecting on my First Deployment in the Cockpit of a Military Airplane," published at UnknownMami blog here


KGO-TV (ABC San Francisco) news feature "East Palo Alto School introduces girls

to aviation," March 7, 2014 - Women of Aviation Week 2014

"Celebrating Women of Aviation," PractiGal blog by Sonya Sigler - summary of key takeaways from the Women of Aviation Week panel at Hiller Aviation Museum on March 8th.


Telemundo news story (in Spanish) featuring girls getting their first-ever plane ride - Women of Aviation Week 2014


NPR "Latino Children's Literature That Should Top Lists"

Univision (Spanish language TV feature story for Veterans Day)

CNN en español, TV Interview for Veterans Day

National Public Radio (2 segments):

"Military Women Combat Challenges in Service"

"Navigating Military Service, Parenting And The Brass Ceiling"


Voz De America, Studio 45 (Washington D.C. radio station)

"Latina crea un libro infantil para explicar la labor de madres en el Ejército," Tucson, AZ

Latin American Herald Times, "Latina Creates Children’s Book About Women in the Military"


San Fernando Sun, Feature story


Florida - Aviadora latina publica libro militar infantil y bilingüe


Bay Area San Jose Mercury News "Hayward Latina veteran works to change perceptions"


New York City - Woman Around Town, "Three Female Aviators Soared into the Skies And Now Hope to Inspire Younger Flyers,"


Fox News Latino, On Syrian Missile Strikes


 Mami en transición


"Capitán Mamá," Member Profile in Costco Connection November 2013 issue


Book Review at Blog After the DD214


Being Latino "The sky(and beyond) is the limit for “Captain Mama”


Contra Costa Times "Capt. Mama challenged Air Force gender barriers,"

NEWS RELEASE, (Sept 2013) First –Ever National Women Veterans Speakers Bureau Launches: Veterans from All Military Branches, Poised for Corporate, Military and Educational Speaking Events

Papi Blogger (Creative Parenting and Life on the Road) - "End of the Road Trip: Alcatraz, Tech Entrepreneurs and 8 Stitches in San Francisco"


NEWS RELEASE to announce launch of book, (July 3, 2013)  First-Ever Bilingual Children’s Picture Book about why Mommies Wear Military Uniforms Now Available to Celebrate the 4th of July

“A New Latina Role Model in Good Night Captain Mama by Trina Fresco for Mamiverse, July 11, 2013


"Good Night Captain Mamá by Graciela Tiscareno-Sato," by Juan Alanis, Hispanic Houston, July 9, 2013

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Wed July 2 Latina Book Club -read review here

Tues July 3 Knitting and Sundries - read review here

Thurs July 4 Mommy Maestra- read review here

Fri July 5 Amoxcalli- read review here

"Air Force veteran inspires through book, 'Good night Captain Mama,'" NBC Latino, July 5, 2013

"Latina veteran pens first bilingual children’s book showing Latina mamá in uniform," Latina Lista

Reviewed in Spanish at Mamá XXI "Buenas Noches Capitán Mamá" MamaXII

Featured at Latin Baby Book Club

Feature in OC Gente.com

"Author Interview," by Mayra Calvani for Examiner.com

Audio recording of Author Interview at Condor Musings
NEWS RELEASE- Announcing partnership with V-WISE (April 2013)

Graciela Tiscareño-Sato presents: Good Night Captain Mama at New Latina

New Latina Spotlight, April 2013
Feature article: "Castro Valley Mom Writes Children's Book About Her Air Force Days," Castro Valley Patch

First feature in a national magazine: LatinaStyle Magazine "About the Author."


"Books to Read," The East Harlem Journal, January 1, 2013

"You Are Strong!" Featured Veteran, November 2012

Interview on "The Story Exchange"

First press release announcing the book is on the newswire here. You can download it as pdf here.