Children’s Book Week 2012, sponsored by the Children’s Book Council, runs from May 7th through May 14th. In honor of this special week, Sylvan Dell will be offering our full eBook site license FREE on our website the entire week. Use this as a great opportunity to kick off a summer reading program for your students or children! Plus, the free teaching activities and quizzes included with every Sylvan Dell book make it an even better option for kick-starting a great summer! To participate, simply visit www.sylvandellpublishing.com from May 7th through May 13th, and click on the “Children’s Book Week” icon in the upper-right hand corner.
Many Sylvan Dell authors and illustrators are also participating in Children’s Book Week including:
- Jennifer Keats Curtis, author of Baby Owl’s Rescue, Turtles In My Sandbox, and fall 2012’s Animal Helpers: Wildlife Rehabilitators. May 7th-Joppa View Elementary School, Perry Hall, MD
- Jean Heilprin Diehl, author of Three Little Beavers and Loon Chase. May 8th-Bethesda Elementary School, Bethesda, MD
- Suzanne Slade, author of The Great Divide, Multiply On the Fly, The Great Divide, What’s New at the Zoo?, and Animals are Sleeping. May 9th-McCormick Place West, Chicago, IL
- Janet Halfmann, author of Home In the Cave, Fur and Feathers, and Little Skink’s Tail. May 9th-South Milwaukee Public Library (6:00-7:30p.m.), South Milwaukee, WI
- Scotti Cohn, author of BIG Cat, Little Kitty and One Wolf Howls. May 10th–West Pelzer Elementary School, Pelzer, SC
- Donna Love, author of The Glaciers are Melting! and Henry the Impatient Heron. May 10th-Avon, MT & May 12th-Missoula, MT
- Janet Ruth Heller, author of How the Moon Regained Her Shape. May 10th-12th-Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
- Christina Wald, illustrator of Habitat Spy, Little Red Bat, Henry the Impatient Heron, and Sylvan Dell Publishing fall 2012’s A Warm Winter Tail. May 12th-Ohaoana Book Festival, Columbus, OH
- Carole Gerber, author of Little Red Bat. May 12th-Ohaoana Book Festival, Columbus, OH
- Cathy Morrison, illustrator of Three Little Beavers, Animalogy, and spring 2013’s Nature Recycles. May 12th-Tattered Cover Bookstore, Highlands Ranch, CO
- Carol A Cole, author of The Penguin Lady. May 12th-Blue Ridge Books, Waynesville, NC & City Lights Bookstore, Sylva, NC
For a complete listing of times and locations for author events, visit www.sylvandellpublishing.com/events.