Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Story Times at Seattle Public LIbrary! In case you missed this previous post:

Beginning this Saturday, November 5, 
join us Saturday mornings at the Central Library
Children’s Center for a special series of story times.
Meet our local picture book authors & illustrators!
Start the weekend off with songs, stories, and silliness!

And the opening act is none other than,

(insert drum roll)

Our very own Dana Arnim and Dana Sullivan!

11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 5
Dana Sullivan and Dana Arnim
Dana Sullivan is the writer and illustrator of two books
“Ozzie and the Art Contest” and “Kay Kay’s Alphabet Safari.”

Dana Arnim is the illustrator of “Bartholomew Quill, A Crow’s Quest to
Know Who’s Who,” written by Thor Hanson.

Now you don't have to wait until our monthly meeting on Wednesday November 9th to see our two Danas.

Here is the lineup for November and December where you'll see more of our local picture book authors for Picture Book Author Story Times in November & December:

11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 12
Julie Paschkis

Julie Paschkis is an artist who has illustrated over 25 books. Her most recent
illustrations can be seen in First Light, First Life: A Worldwide Creation Story,
written by Paul Fleischman and published in 2016.

11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19
Bonny Becker

Bonny Becker is the author of the best-selling Mouse and Bear books, and won
the 2010 Washington State Book Award for her middle grade novel, “The Amazing
Ms. Plum.” Her most recent title is the 2016 “The Christmas Crocodile,” illustrated
by David Small.

11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3
Jessixa Bagley

Jessixa Bagley is a Seattle based artist and children’s book author/illustrator, with two critically acclaimed books, “Boats for Papa” and “Before I Leave.” Her upcoming picture books include Laundry Day (2017) and Vincent Comes Home (2018).

11 a.m. Saturday December 10
Tony Yuly

Toni Yuly works as a full time artist, designer and writer. Her picture books for young children include “Early Bird,” “Night Owl,” and her most recent “Cat Nap.”  Her newest book, “Jellybean Tree,” comes out in 2017.

11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17 Children’s Book Fair with Local Authors and Illustrators. Meet, mingle and make crafts with our local children’s book authors and illustrators! This event is free and open to all families.
Books will be available for sale and signing for a perfect winter gift.

Central Library | 1000 Fourth Ave. |

1 comment:

Toni Yuly said...

I see there is no date or time listed for me...In case any one was wondering my date is Saturday, December 10th at 11 am