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Paddington at the Beach by Michael Bond will be our featured story today. Nothing goes quite according to plan when Paddington Bear goes to the beach. Especially when, one by one, he is joined by hungry (and sneaky!) seagulls.
Author John T. Wayne joins us to sign copies of Ol'Slantface The Gaslight Boys. During the Civil War, 12 year old Dillon Childs's father joins the Confederacy and asks Reverend Jeremiah Culpepper to take Dillon and his 6 year old sister, Jenny.
Join us in welcoming Senator Claire McCaskill to sign copies of her new book Plenty Ladylike: A Memoir. Her memoir is unconventional, unsparing in its honesty, full of sharp humor and practical wisdom and rousing in its defense of female ambition.
Our featured book is Jangles: A Big Fish Story by David Shannon. Breathtaking oil paintings bursting with energy pull readers along into Big Lake, the home of Jangles, the biggest fish anyone has seen. Join us for stories, snacks and activities.
Today we will read The Little Red Pen by Janet Stevens. The Little Red Pen needs to correct a mountain of homework. If the work does not get done the students will not learn from their mistakes and the world will ultimately come to an end.
We welcome author/radio personality Woody P. Snow to sign copies of his new book Depraved. The multi-dimensional characters act out in a unique story line the eternal struggle between good and evil.
Our featured story is Marcel the Shell: The Most Surprised I've Ever Been by Dean Fleischer-Camp. Join us for stories, snacks and activities.
Join us as we welcome Timothy W. Bryant. The author will be signing copies of the book Men of Oak. The main character is William O'Brien, a man strong enough and confident enough to handle any situation that comes his way. Don't miss this event!