August 2022 – Preemie Genius


by:  Alyssa Veech

This NICU activity book is the perfect support for siblings who have a new baby brother or sister in the hospital. It helps encourage siblings to express their feelings and ask questions about their new baby brother or sister and it helps them understand what a NICU stay entails.

This is a wonderful support resource for your family! It is available on and don’t forget to visit the author’s webpage:

About the Author:

Alyssa Veech is a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner from Buffalo, NY. After obtaining a degree in nursing, she began working as a critical care nurse in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. This led her to become a nurse practitioner, earning her doctoral degree from the University of Pittsburgh. Alyssa’s first published children’s book, “Small But Mighty,” is a tribute to the bond between a mother and her NICU baby.

Alyssa lives in Jupiter, FL with her husband and daughter. She has always had a passion for the ocean and believes strongly in protecting our marine life and their natural habitats. In her spare time, Alyssa enjoys reading thriller crime novels, visiting the beach with her family, and playing with her two adorable dogs.