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Join Napa Bookmine on Saturday, March 28th for a special Easter storytime event with authors Dr. Cheryl Palladino and Barbara Toboni and their books THE SCRAGGLY RABBIT and THE BUNNY POETS.
ABOUT THE SCRAGGLY RABBIT
We all need help from time to time. The tale of The Scraggly Rabbit captures the hearts of both young and old. On a spring afternoon, the Scraggly Rabbit searches for a place to rest, and is turned away by many unwilling animals. Until he meets two unforgettable young bunnies who soon discover empathy and kindness, through their selfless actions. This timeless spring classic reveals that, a little help, compassion, and generosity does not go unnoticed. Vibrant illustrations, delightful characters and a twist ending, will surprise and delight the reader. A wonderful addition to any home or school library.
ABOUT DR. CHERYL PALLADINO
Author. Educator. Advocate.
When she’s not writing, Dr. Palladino works as an Inclusion Education Specialist. As a child, her height contributed to her shyness and Dyslexia demanded that she work creatively and patiently to thrive in a world full of books. As a beloved teacher, Dr. Palladino endeavored to assist students to identify and cultivate their own individual areas of strength and ability. She resides in California with her husband and four children.
ABOUT THE BUNNY POETS
“Let’s hop. Spring is singing. Sunny skies and butterflies.”
Percy and Bonny pack their lunch for a trip to the meadow. Percy brings his journal so he can write a poem along the way. Bonny wants to write one too, but she’s not sure how. Can Percy help? Together they explore the sights, sounds, scents and scenery that inspire their words. Share Bonny’s joy as she discovers how fun it is to write a poem.
ABOUT BARBARA TOBONI
Barbara Toboni is a writer, blogger, and poet. Her published works include three collections of poetry, Undertow, Water Over Time, and Light the Way. In 2018, The Bunny Poets, a children’s picture book was published by MacLaren-Cochrane Publishing. In addition a variety of her short stories and articles are printed in anthologies and online including: Cup of Comfort, Wisdom Has a Voice, and Sisters Born, Sisters Found. She is a mother and a grandmother and lives in the Napa Valley with her husband. http://www.barbaratoboni.com/