Bellingham, WA (Vocus) October 15, 2010
For someone who dearly loves reading and writing, she considers it a a wonderful gift to share to others this passion. In her wish to impart to young readers the value of reading and learning, author Carolyn Leeper brings forth her recently published book, Come With Me From A To Z. Enhanced with the charming illustrations of artist Kathy Brown Smith, this picture book will truly be a great addition to every child’s bookshelf.
Come With Me From A to Z follows the journey of one young, immature alphabet letter seeking his destiny. After considering the strengths and weaknesses of each letter, he finally decides on the letter he was meant to be. But what will it be? Children will soon find out as this book takes them on a fun look at letters, words, forms, and sounds. Young readers can explore new ways of looking at the alphabet and create their own word lists. With the simple but colorful words used in this book, children will not only enjoy learning the alphabets but will also appreciate the fun that reading brings.
This book will be featured at this year’s New York Library Association Book Exhibit in Saratoga Springs, NY on November 2-5, 2010, and in California Library Association Book Exhibit in Sacramento, CA on November 12-15, 2010. For more information on this book, log on to Xlibris.com.
About the Author
Carolyn Leeper’s favorite reading (after Fairy Tales) would be all types of murder mysteries including thrillers and suspense, plus a smattering of science fiction. Her favorite poet is Edgar Allen Poe and her favorite place is any public library. She is retired after a long and diverse working life: Secretary/Bookkeeper/Girl Friday; Juvenile Detention Supervisor; Real Estate Sales; Travel Agent; Magazine Editor. She and her husband Ed live in Bellingham, Washington, with their dog Ginger and their cat Cora.
Come With Me From A To Z * by Carolyn Leeper
Publication Date: June 17, 2010
Picture Book; $21.99; 30 pages; 978-1-4535-2261-5
Members of the media who wish to review this book may request a complimentary paperback copy by contacting the publisher at (888) 795-4274 x. 7879. To purchase copies of the book for resale, please fax Xlibris at (610) 915-0294 or call (888) 795-4274 x. 7879.
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