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Meet & Greet Author Susan Tan

Meet & Greet


On Saturday, October 27, at 11 a.m., come meet Susan Tan, the author of Cilla Lee-Jenkins: Future Author Extraordinaire and Cilla Lee-Jenkins: This Book is A Classic.  The Cilla series (ages 7-12) is based on Susan's own life and, and focuses particularly on her experiences growing up in a mixed-race, half Chinese family.
All are welcome to this event, where Susan will answer questions about writing, stories, traditions, and anything related to children's literature as a subject (she also has a PhD in Children's Literature, and is happy to talk about that too!).  The event will include a reading, book sale, and drawing and writing activities for kids! 

Free and open to all.
Event Location: 
Queset House, 1st Floor Presentation Commons