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About The PodcastDennis Vanasse

Dennis Vanasse, Author

Dennis Vanasse is an author,  philanthropist, and trendsetter who has worked with many celebrities and influencers.  Dennis is an accomplished writer with books ranging from children short stories to celebrity authorized memoirs. His literary voice is both honest and empathetic. Many in the business veer his work as a successor to the literary movement “New-Paperback.” His pending project with hip-hop icon “Parrish Smith” of EPMD have already sparked industry buzz.

He has written eight children’s books that are geared towards creating awareness of disabilities which leads to acceptance. Dennis has written the following books: I Am Special Too, Stand Tall Against Bullying, Everyone Belongs, Never Give Up, ADHD:Can’t Sit Still, Elijah’s Story: Learning Strength and Compassion through Cerebral Palsy, Jose’s Journey to Acceptance, and Jagger’s World of Autism: Will You be my Friend. Dennis is also the co-author of the self-help books Good Morning and Dating from the Millennial Male Perspective.

In 2016 Dennis initiated and launched the “Pie in the Face Challenge.” All proceeds for this challenge were donated to the Foundation of Autism Acceptance Worldwide. The goal of the movement was to create awareness of Autism worldwide in the hope of building towards acceptance. As the President of the Foundation of Autism Acceptance Worldwide and Autism Changes, Dennis received an award at Roger Neal’s Oscar viewing party in 2017. He also shared his message at Debra Durkin’s Ecoluxe Lounge at Sundance Film Festival 2017, Debra Durkin’s Ecoluxe Celebrity Gifting Lounge at 2018 Oscars, and Debra Durkin’s Ecoluxe Celebrity Lounge at the 2018 Emmy’s to several celebrities and influencers.


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