Join us for a special story time with Anne Broyles and Karen Lewis, authors of Arturo and the Bienvenido Feast and Arturo and the Navidad Birds, on Saturday, November 18th at 10am!
Anne Broyles writes books and curricula for children and young adults. Her first book with Pelican, Arturo and the Navidad Birds, received an International Latino Book Award for Best Children’s Picture Book-Bilingual. Other books have been named Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, Bank Street College's Best Children's Books of the Year, and won other awards. She lives in Portland, Oregon with her husband, two cats and a dog named Clover.
K. E. Lewis is the resident cartoonist for Cobblestone magazine and an animator for Dig It!, an education program out of Seattle, Washington. She has illustrated several books and is well regarded for her skills as an animation artist and graphic designer. A member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and the Puget Sound Beekeepers Association, she has previously served as an interpreter for Siberian shamans visiting Russia and written for children's radio. Lewis lives in Seattle, Washington, with her husband, son, two cats, four chickens, and forty thousand honeybees.