Avid Bookshop presents Susan Stockdale in celebration of her picture book, Fantastic Flowers, for a special story time at the Five Points shop. This event is on Saturday, February 11, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. There is no admission charge.
ABOUT THE BOOK:
With engaging rhymes and bright, bold images, award-winning author and illustrator Susan Stockdale introduces young readers to a wide range of unusual flowers. Can you imagine a flower that looks like a ballerina? A baboon? A napping baby? Includes additional information about each flower (including color photographs) and describes the pollination process.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Susan Stockdale has written and illustrated a number of children’s picture books including Stripes of All Types, Bring on the Birds, Fabulous Fishes, and Carry Me. Her books celebrate nature with exuberance and charm and have won awards from the American Library Association, Parents’ Choice, and the National Science Teachers Association. Stockdale lives in Maryland and speaks frequently at schools and conferences.