Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Meet the Author at St. Catherine's 1/31/13 6:30pm




St. Catherine of Siena School “Meet the Authors Night”
You are invited to join us for a fun evening with two Scholastic children’s authors.


This event is open to the public.
Admission is free.


Thursday January 31, 2013
6:30pm to 8:30pm

St. Catherine of Siena School Cafeteria
249 Nahatan St
Norwood MA 02062

We have two nationally acclaimed authors presenting: Jerry Pallotta and Tui Sutherland. Each author will give a 30-minute presentation on their books and experience writing for children.  You will have the chance to meet and talk with the authors and have your books personally signed.  We’ll have a selection of their books for you to purchase.

After the talks, you can shop at our book fair, participate in arts crafts based on Jerry’s and Tui’s books and enjoy some home-baked goods.


Schedule:
6:30pm                   Book Fair opens
6:45pm – 7:15pm     Jerry Pallotta presentation with Q&A session
7:15pm – 7:45pm     Tui Sutherland presentation with Q&A session
7:45pm – 8:30pm     Books signings, arts & crafts
8:30pm                   Book Fair closes


Authors:
Jerry Pallotta combines non-fiction subjects with humor and the unexpected to create enthusiasm for literacy in the elementary classroom. His ultimate goal is to inspire young authors to read and write a zillion books. www.alphabetman.com


Tui Sutherland has written over 30 books for children and teens, ranging in age from sticker books and easy-to-reads (Meet Mo and Ella, Fun with Mo and Ella) to middle-grade and YA novels. (Pet Trouble Series) www.tuibooks.com

For more information contact:   Jennifer Rogala at Rogala_Jenn@yahoo.com

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