Spotty Leopard's Birthday Party Picnic Surprise

Xulon Press presents whimsical ABCs.

Family Counselor and Pastor Combines Learning and Fun in New Children's Book

Xulon Press presents whimsical ABCs.


Author Michael Kamplain uses fun and colorful characters to teach the alphabet in Spotty Leopard’s Birthday Party Picnic Surprise ($14.99, paperback, 9781662809729; $5.99, e-book, 9781662809736).


This beautifully illustrated children’s book inspires young readers as each of Spotty Leopard’s friends bring a different item to her birthday party picnic, walking children and the adults who love them through the alphabet.


“This book celebrates the times that [my granddaughter] Perrie and I spent together enjoying conversations in her tree swing where I learned about her honest love for God and her simple, childlike faith,” said Kamplain.


Michael Kamplain is a working pastor, college instructor, marriage and family counselor, and faith-based movie producer.  He holds degrees in both psychology and theology, and was a Clinical Supervisor for Health and welfare, Child Protection.  He and his wife share two sons and two grandchildren




Xulon Press, a division of Salem Media Group, is the world’s largest Christian self-publisher, with more than 15,000 titles published to date. Spotty Leopard’s Birthday Party Picnic Surprise is available online through,, and


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