Ojie, The Origami Grasshopper

An exciting new educational series for children!

The Books

Bringing about awareness through delightful literature

OJIE The Origami Grasshopper  A New Educational Series for Children by author Jackie Marston and artist Anita Sullinger. When you and your children and grandchildren share this story, they’ll learn important lessons about caring for our world.  Get your copy of OJIE, The Origami Grasshopper  A New Educational Series for Children today and enjoy the adventure!

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Kids, Ask Ojie a question

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The Songs

Written by Jackie Marston and David Murray

Lead singer Jackie Marston and guitarist Dave Murray toured the United States and Canada as a songwriting team for the Touring rock band RAVEN. They have rekindled their professional relationship writing all of the music for the Ojie, The Origami Grasshopper Series.

Ojie’s Song

Beeing Amazing

Flying

Song of the Sea

Spirit

This Gift

When You Smile

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Bring Anita Sullinger’s artwork into your home

Keep Ojie’s magic alive with an illustration from one of your favorite books.  Brighten up your kid’s room with Ojie! Prints are available in our shop in two sizes suitable for framing.

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Meet The Author

Dedicated to Protecting Animals and the Natural World

Jackie’s lifelong love of animals, nature and children shines through in everything she does – from song writing to story-telling, to her passionate support for organizations working to improve the world for all of its inhabitants. These experiences have been the inspiration for Jackie’s latest project an educational series for children that reflects her experience and love for the natural world, titled The Origami Grasshopper. This exciting project will include original music, narration for audio-books and an educational computer game based on the series.

Meet The Artist

Anita Sullinger is a wonderfully gifted artist. Her illustrations have brought Ojie to life in the Origami grasshopper Series.

Originally from Missouri, Anita makes her home in beautiful Maui, Hawaii.

Check out the Amazing Anita Gallery!

Meet The Composer

Songwriter/guitarist, and died in the wool Tigers fan, Dave Murray hails from Lansing Michigan.

After years of playing in Las Vegas and on the road with the touring band RAVEN, David went to school and earned his doctorate in Physical therapy. He and Jackie rekindled their working relationship as a songwriting team and have penned all the original music for this series.

He recently built and opened Peninsula Studio, aptly named for his home in Harrison, Tennessee.

Zimbabwe’s All Women Vegan

Anti Poaching Squad

The BBC World Service has featured a remarkable group of women – part of a project called Akashinga (the brave ones) – who take on poachers in Zimbabwe.   More…

Coming Soon!

Ojie, The Origami Grasshopper

The Elephants You’ll Never Forget

This book in our series is based on the real-life all women Akashinga Anti- Poaching Squad in Zimbabwe. To learn more about these brave rangers go www.iapf.org

Dedicated to Protecting Animals and the Natural World

OJIE, The Origami Grasshopper is the first adventure story in a new educational series for children. Like so many of us the state of our planet is a very real concern. Helping children learn to appreciate the beauty and magic of nature will benefit their lives greatly, and create a generation who will make caring for our planet priority one. I hope you enjoy this series as much as I enjoy creating it.

Planting the Seeds of Change

When you buy OJIE, The Origami Grasshopper, you help plant the seeds of change that will blossom into a better world. By reading this book, your children will learn what’s at stake and begin to build habits of protecting, preserving, and respecting nature.

We cannot continue to ignore the reality of animal abuse and neglect. Too many pets, livestock, and wild animals are suffering at the hands of humans. The result is devastating on many levels.

“The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated” – Mahatma Gandhi

Spreading the Word

It’s easy to spread the message:

  • Buy, read, and share OJIE ,The Origami GrasshopperA New Educational Series for Children. The softcover edition is $10.95, hardcover is $19.95 and both include  downloadable original music.
  • Support the groups trying to make a difference. We actively support horse rescue and organizations like International Anti-poaching Foundation that are making a difference for endangered animals in our world.
  • Have author Jackie Marston visit your organization. She’s toured all over the USA with her original band and opened for major celebrities in New York, Las Vegas, and throughout the USA.