Yvonne G. Williams is an inspirational speaker and author of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and children’s books. Her books that have inspired thousands of readers since 2001. Some titles include: There’s a Flower in the Garbage: Why Suffering Can be a Beautiful Thing; Love Is: A Uniting Force; Forgiveness: The missing Link to Wholeness; Ruby: Secrets of a Wounded Soul; My Father’s Garden: A Tribute to Step-Fathers; My Daily Garden Journal: Cultivating the Garden Within; Slaves of a Different Kind: Unshackling Our Soul to Heal America; And the Angels Danced: a Collection of Poetry. One of her poems was accepted and included in the anthology, “Great Poets of the 21st Century; A Dance for Bethany, novel and a 4-time award winning feature film about a 12-year-old runaway rescued out of a life of sex slavery and into her dream of becoming a dancer.

She is the creator of Anna’s Friends®, a registered trademark learning program created for parents and children to discover and develop their God-given motivational gifts in a fun and engaging way. The foundation of the program is a series of 8 children’s books written from the perspective of children, each one with a different motivational gift found in Romans 12:6-8.  The stories in each book show the interaction between each of Anna’s Friends in a multitude of life scenarios that children will be able to relate to, and how they would respond to one another based on their gift.  You may find your child connecting with a character that most resembles them, thus enabling them to learn what motivates and inspires them as well.