Ambur Gorman

Ambur's Barefoot Story

It was back in 2010 that I was teaching and expecting the arrival of our sweet boy. A friend of mine on Facebook had posted something about Barefoot Books. The name alone intrigued me and so I looked them up online. It’s no exaggeration to say I was instantly mesmerized by the colorful website featuring books with gorgeous illustrations. I had never for one moment considered myself as a salesperson let alone in the direct selling market, yet here I was envisioning my future happily selling children’s books. However, I quickly managed to talk myself out of it. I was on my “dream” career path of teaching and I had a baby on the way. Where was I going to find the time to go down this other path?

Then I remember, a couple of years later I started a Citrus Lane subscription and this beautiful bedtime book called “I Took the Moon for a Walk” showed up in our first box. I was swept away in the lyrical story and my then two year old adored it. I looked at the back and there it was, published by “Barefoot Books”. We received a couple of ...

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