I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to learn from all of the amazing writers and illustrators in this year’s lineup! Bonus feature: I get to be part of the Local Success Panel! Woot!
Please join me to help Stubby Squid come out of his shell!*
It’s a party! We’ll have a squidly scavenger hunt, trivia, pen pal packs, snacks, and prizes aplenty. Then I’ll read the book and share a bit about how this squid came to be.
All friends and anemones are welcome!
*Note: cephalopods are both spineless and shell-less, but we’ll do our (sea) level best.
Learn about the hottest new children’s books from Penguin Random House’s publishing partners and journey through the Pacific Northwest with Little Bigfoot and special guest Barbara Davis-Pyles, author of Grizzly Boy and Stubby the Fearless Squid!
Meet and chat with a panel of local authors over refreshments in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Where do they get their ideas and inspiration? How do they ply their craft? How did they come to be writers, and what are they working on now?
Presented by the South Fork Valley Community Association and the Deming Library
We’ll explore a day in the life of Theo’s mom as she deftly picks battles and thwarts trouble… yet still has time to enjoy her tea. I’ll draw from 22 years of mom experience and 10 years of psychology training as we discuss tips for parenting those wild and wonderful, imaginative kids.
Nightcapper Dessert Reception for booksellers, librarians, and authors.