Shirley Ann Alpers Makes Storytelling Time Both Fun and Informative

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Adorable farm animals—including a family of llamas— await in new storybook.

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Reading stories to children can help develop their creativity, listening skills, comprehension and imagination. This activity also opens the wonderful opportunity for parents and their young ones to bond. Miss Lilly The Cute Little Llama, a new storybook by Shirley Ann Alpers, is a wonderful addition to any child’s bedtime story collection. The book’s vibrant illustrations, adorable characters, fun trivia and engaging narrative make for a rewarding reading experience.

The story takes place on a farm filled with delightful animals including sheep, goats, donkeys and chickens. The farmer and his wife decide to get a pair of llamas and that is when the fun starts. Llamas, well known for their unique appearance and quirky behavior, make an interesting addition to the farm. The new arrivals are given the names Daisy and Lurenzo.

One day, Daisy begins acting strangely. The farmer’s wife decides to read about llamas and their behavior and she discovers interesting news. What could it be?

An excellent introduction into the world of reading, Miss Lilly The Cute Little Llama makes storytelling time both entertaining and informative.

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About the Author
Shirley Ann Alpers has been a registered nurse for forty years. She has three adult children and two grandchildren. She lives on a farm with her husband, Jim, and 25 chickens, two miniature donkeys, three miniature goats, 11 pigs, three llamas, three house cats and a house dog named Molly. It was the birth of the baby llama in their farm that finally convinced her to pursue her dream of writing a children’s book.

Miss Lilly The Cute Little Llama * by Shirley Ann Alpers
The Cute Little Llama
Publication Date: July 16, 2013
Picture Book; $21.99; 34 pages; 978-1-4836-4543-8
Picture Book Hardcover; $31.99; 34 pages; 978-1-4836-4544-5
Ebook; $3.99; 978-1-4836-4545-2

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