Rook's Books in the Media

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Support more NICU Parents, Families, and Stories

LIVE Interview

w/ @PreemieAdventures

On May 18, 2022, we sat down with veteran Adam Wood, author of 'Our Preemie Adventure' and founder of @Preemie_Adventures to open up about our NICU Journey, life as parents and caregivers, and creating Rook's Books Publishing, LLC.  Take a listen to hear how we hope to encourage and support other families through our own experiences.

Inverview Part 1The NICU
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Interview Part 2Home
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Turning the Page on a NICU Stay

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Thank you, to all of the nurses and doctors who help make it all possible!

In January 2022, our story was featured as a part of Riley Connections, at Riley Hospital for Children.  There you'll find stories about what makes some of their team members extraordinary - both inside and outside of work.  You will also find stories about how patients, like Carmine, show strength and resilience that's inspiring to us all.  Visit Riley Connections to learn triumphs and challenges - both big and small.

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ose-Hulman News Spotlight

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Thomas graduated from Rose-Hulman in 2008 with a BS in Mechanical Engineering.  He later went on to earn his Masters in Engineering Management in 2010, and featured as a standout student-athlete in his career. 

In January 2022, his alma mater approached us about a feature newsletter, and we are overjoyed to share our experience with the Figntin' Engineer Community. 

Visit the Rose-Hulman website for the full article.

 

The Hoosier Lottery Community Impact Award

Since 1989, the Hoosier Lottery has given back to the Hoosier State - more than six billion dollars to an array of reputable causes throughout the state, helping to build a Stronger, Safer, Smarter Indiana.  

We were humbles to receive the Hoosier Lottery Community Impact Award at the December 31, 2021 home game against the Chicago Bulls at Gainbridge Fieldhouse.

You can check out the full story on the Indiana Pacers website.

 

WISH-TV Channel 8

On December 6, 2021, we followed up with WISH-TV and ALL INDIANA to recap the 2021 Holiday NICU Book Drive. 

Total Donations: 2,003 Children's Books

Total Retail Value: $18,267

CLICK HERE for the Full Story at Wish-TV.

 

NOW THIS (Video)

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Our story was featured on NOW THIS, in November 2021, and we couldn't be more humbled to tell our story and support other families around the world.

 

Visit NOW THIS on Instagram or Facebook

WISH-TV Channel 8

On November 12, 2021, our story was featured on WISH-TV Channel 8. by Randall Newsome.  It was a very heartfelt and welcoming interview inside our chaotic home.  We loved the story, and hoped this would help push us through to our goal as we wrapped up the 2021 Book Drive.  We continue to be grateful to the city of Indianapolis, Wish-TV, and Randall Newsome for the support.

CLICK HERE for the Full Story at Wish-TV.

 

Fox59 Indianapolis 

On November 1, 2021, our story was featured on local news, as a part of the 'Pay it Forward' segment.  This kicked-off our 2021 Book Drive, and we could not be more grateful for the opportunity.

CLICK HERE to visit Fox59 for the complete story.

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The Tevin Studdard Show

Tevin is a household name in Indianapolis, and is the cousin of musician, Rubin Studdard.  He was the first to air the story on his Podcast, recording it live on Facebook, until it is released officially for the public.

Click HERE to see the full (LIVE) interview:

https://fb.watch/9dAXcuaX2v/

The podcast will be available at a later date at:
https://www.wishtv.com/podcasts/the-tevin-studdard-show/