Jenny Delacruz


Jenny Delacruz is a licensed counselor specializing in family conflicts, trauma, and parenting issues. Jenny is a philanthropist who advocates for human rights; her work focuses on promoting diversity. Her passion for teaching her children about world history and current events led her to pursue writing and launch her own educational children’s book series.

If you want more of Jenny Delacruz’s work, check out her first book, Fridays with Ms. Mélange: Haiti. She has a YouTube channel called Storytime with Ms. Mélange where she reads diverse children’s books aloud.

Where to find Jenny Delacruz online


How Was Your Summer? Fostering Critical Conversations with Students
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
This proactive guide by Jenny Delacruz will help teachers and parents teach K-12 students the coping skills necessary to cultivate a strong identity and sense of compassion. How Was Your Summer: Fostering Critical Conversations with Students is the best resource for educators and parents who want to engage in critical conversations with students.
Fridays With Ms. Mélange: Haiti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Prejudice & Racism, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Caribbean & Latin America
Tackling their fight of independence and the country’s struggles thereafter, Fridays with Ms. Melange provides a nuanced, thoughtful look at history that celebrates Haiti’s unique culture and diverse heritage. Fridays with Ms. Melange: Haiti is the first in author Jenny Delacruz’s fantastic new series blending history and culture with a clever, kid-friendly twist.
Momma, Can I Sleep with You Tonight? Helping Children Cope with the Impact of COVID-19
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Children’s author Jenny Delacruz, author of the Fridays With Ms. Mélange series, tackles the tough topics of talking to your kids about a pandemic while calming any panic or fear. As viral outbreaks like COVID-19 become a real fear for many people around the globe, Momma, Can I Sleep with You Tonight? offers a compassionate look at social distancing and how it affects our children.