Slightly Used Parents - Paperback

by Ryan Maloney (Author + Illustrator)


What’s more fun than selling lemonade at a lemonade stand? Selling your parents at a lemonade stand. Slightly Used Parents is a rhyming picture book that will make your kids laugh and reveal to them, that the best way to change something they don’t like, is to first change themselves. 

Available in two formats:

Book Info

Reading Age

2-8 Years

Page Length

55 pages



Grade Level

Pre-2nd grade

Look Inside

Behind The Book

Growing up I was bombarded with the bright colors of my Dad’s car lot graphics. I always wanted to make a book using these elements. When my son gave me the side eye one day, I thought he would love to trade me in, and the idea for Slightly Used Parents clicked.