blue manatee welcomes author Julie Fogliano for a special afternoon story time!
Ms. Fogliano is the author of many beloved picture books, including "And Then It's Spring", "When's My Birthday?", and "If You Want to See a Whale".
Her new book, "A House That Once Was", releases on May 1st. Featuring illustrations by another blue manatee favorite, Lane Smith, this picture book tells a delightful story about a boy and a girl who explore an abandoned house and imagine who might have lived there.
For this special event, the author will read "A House That Once Was" as well as some of her other picture books, and a collaborative house-building craft!
Ms. Fogliano will also autograph books.
• Free author event for all ages
• You can pre-order this picture book on our website, and we'd be happy to hold an autographed copy for you.