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Michigan Reads! Author Visits Spring Lake District Library
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Spring Lake District Library will be hosting a special storytime event featuring children’s author Jeffery Schatzer on Monday, Sept. 27 at 6:30 p.m.  Schatzer’s book The Runaway Garden: A Delicious Story That’s Good for You, Too! was chosen as this year’s Michigan Reads! One State, One Children’s Book. Children and parents are invited to attend and meet the author following his reading of The Runaway Garden. 

The "Michigan Reads!" program is modeled after the "One Book, One Community" concept and is designed to emphasize the importance of reading to babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-age children. 

Jeffery L. Schatzer is a national award-winning author of picture books and historical fiction chapter books for young people. He is also the author of The Bird in Santa’s Beard How a Christmas Legend Was Forever Changed, The Bump on Santa’s Noggin How Santa Almost Forgot Christmas, The Elves in Santa’s Workshop, Together at the North Pole, Fires in the Wilderness A Story of the Civilian Conservation  Corps Boys, Professor Tuesday’s Awesome Adventures in History, Book One: Chief Pontiac’s War, and Professor Tuesday’s Awesome Adventure in History, Book Two: Migrating to Michigan. Copies of Schatzer’s books will be available at the event for purchase and signing. 

For more information, call the library at (616) 846-5770, ext. 134.  The library is located at 123 E. Exchange St. in Spring Lake.

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