Crescent Dragonwagon will present a storytime for everyone! She will read her newest book, Will It Be Okay?, as well as a sampling of her other children's books, if time permits. Please join us for an afternoon of stories, movement activities, and more! This program is designed to accommodate a range of ages, so bring the whole crew! After, Dragonwagon will sit down for a book signing in the Walmart Community Room. Some of her many books will be available for purchase. A portion of book sale proceed benefits BPL.
Registration is not required.
About Will It Be Okay?:
In this beautiful new edition of a timeless picture book classic, a child asks, Will it be okay? That bee sting, that thunderstorm, those powerful feelings, losing a loved one. Author Crescent Dragonwagon and Julián Is a Mermaid illustrator Jessica Lovepair up in this powerful new edition of a classic picture book that asks a tough question and answers it with humanity, humor, and grace. Will it be okay? Yes—yes, it will.
An acclaimed author of 40 published books, including cookbooks, children's books, and novels. With her late husband, the writer/historic preservationist Ned Shank, Crescent owned the award-winning Dairy Hollow House, a country inn and restaurant in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, for eighteen years. She teaches writing coast to coast and is the co-founder (with Ned) of the non-profit Writers' Colony at Dairy Hollow. She is the developer and leader of the Fearless WritingTM family of on- and off-line workshops and courses, which have helped hundreds of writers write (and in many cases publish) with greater ease, more authenticity of voice, and less angst.