Children's Story Time



This year marks the 10th anniversary of the wildly successful and bestselling Larry Gets Lost series!
 To celebrate that milestone
Sasquatch Books and Queen Anne Book Company would love to invite you to our Happy Birthday Larry! Storytime Tour.  

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A bestselling children's picture book series that has been used in school lesson plans, included in educational grants, and reprinted in educational texts by National Geographic® . Larry stories teach geography and history to young children through simple verse and colorful, award-winning illustrations. 

With over 100,000 Larry books in print, Larry is now distributed by Random House Books. Larry books have sold in the Museum of Modern Art and Barneys New York. Larry is the unofficial mascot of the Four Seasons Hotels in Seattle and Beverly Hills. 

John Skewes (Creator) - A veteran illustrator who has followed Larry from the southern tip of Texas to tiny Nome, Alaska. John has worked for the Walt Disney Company® as a staff character artist and as a freelance illustrator. His other clients include Warner Brothers, Hanna-Barbera, 20th Century Fox, Pixar, and Simon and Schuster. In addition to his 11 Larry books (so far), John has illustrated children's books featuring characters such as Tom & Jerry, Alvin and the Chipmunks, and the Flintstones.

Michael Mullin (Writer) - Michael was a staff and now freelance writer for the Walt Disney Company. He is the writer/creator of the TaleSpins™ series of alternative fairy tales for YA readers. A former preschool teacher, Michael is happy and proud to be associated with Larry's success.

Event date: 
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
Event address: 
1811 Queen Anne Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109-2850