Double Debut YA Author Discussion
Get ready for a thrilling pirate adventure and a moving book on grief.
Come meet the lovely Tricia Levenseller, author of The Daughter of the Pirate King and Sonia Belasco, author of Speak of Me as I Am.
Make sure to come in your best pirate costume as there may be treasure for the best dressed.
"Jack Sparrow move over, there is a new captain at sea! With wit, daring, strength, and a few tricks up her sleeve, Alosa is everything a pirate should be and more. Her confidence is amazing and is sure to win over fans of Sarah J. Maas and Laini Taylor." - Reviewed by Jessica
When she’s not writing or reading, Tricia Levenseller enjoys putting together jigsaw puzzles, playing volleyball, and watching her favorite TV shows while eating extra-buttered popcorn.
Sonia Belasco has spent much of her professional life working with teenagers as a mentor, tutor, and therapist, and she if often inspired by their passion, creativity and strength.
My, oh my what a pairing we get! Two children's lit creators at the top of their game deftly weave an instant storytime classic filled with rhyme, repetition and downright glorious animals. After a cascade of animals ponder the meaning of the Giant Jumperee, it turns out Mama knows best and delights all story inhabitants -- as well as the reader. What a treat! - Maureen