You Go, Girl!

Children's Stage at Decatur Recreation Center presented by Decatur Education Foundation

Sunday, 12:45-1:15

These three charming picture books are spunky, smart, and thoughtful- just like your favorite girl.

Presenters

Tom Angleberger

http://origamiyoda.com/

Tom Angleberger is the New York Times bestselling author of the Origami Yoda series, as well as many other books for kids. He lives with his family in Virginia.

Ebony Glenn

Ebony Glenn is an illustrator and artist living on the quiet outskirts of Atlanta, Georgia. With an arts degree in drawing and painting from UNG, she aspires to bring stories to life with fanciful illustrations that are filled with whimsy and charm to provide rich literary experiences for readers.

Shanda McCloskey

http://www.shandamc.com/

Shanda McCloskey was inspired to develop the determined, creative character of Charlotte by the entrepreneurial spirit of her family members and by watching her inventive daughters play with their toys. She studied art in Atlanta and New York City, and Doll-E 1.0 is her first book for children. Shanda lives near Atlanta.

Moderator

Anica Mrose Rissi

Anica Mrose Rissi grew up on an island off the coast of Maine, where she read a lot of books and loved a lot of pets. She now tells and collects stories, makes up songs on her violin, and eats lots of cheese with her friends in Princeton, New Jersey. Her books include the Anna, Banana chapter-book series, the picture book The Teacher's Pet, and the YA novel Always Forever Maybe.