603 N. Lamar Blvd Austin, TX 78703 512-472-5050 Open 9AM - 11PM The largest independent bookstore in Texas!
LIZ GARTON SCANLON - The Good-Pie Party
Saturday, Apr 5 at 2PM
speaking & signing
|Join us today for a good old pie party to celebrate the new book from Austin author and Caldecott Honoree Liz Garton Scanlon, The Good-Pie Party! When Posty has to move away, only one thing can comfort her and her best friends: baking pie! Bring the kids down today as we celebrate good friends, good memories and, of course, PIE!|
The author of All the World and illustrator Kady MacDonald Denton stir their talents together in a mix as sweet as spiced apples in a buttery crust. Posy, Megan, and Mae have always been the best of friends -- but now Posy has to move away. Only their favorite activity can comfort the girls: baking pie! And when they realize they can host a good-pie party instead of a good-bye party, the sad situation becomes a sweet gathering for their entire community. The Good-Pie Party celebrates good friends, good memories, and the joy of the just-right good-byes.
ELIZABETH GARTON SCANLON is a poet, writer, and teacher. She is the author of the highly-acclaimed, Caldecott-honored picture book All the World, illustrated by Marla Frazee. Ms. Scanlon is assistant professor of creative writing at Austin Community College and is a frequent & popular presenter at schools, libraries and conferences. She lives in Austin, Texas, with her husband and two daughters.
In order to have anything signed at a BookPeople event, a copy of the event book must be purchased from BookPeople. If you purchase your book from BookPeople in advance of the event, please save your receipt and present it at the event.
Thank you for supporting Elizabeth Garton Scanlon & your local independent bookstore!