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The Urbana Free Library
Join award-winning author Alice McGinty as she shares stories, rhymes, and fun with her picture books like Ten Little Lambs and Pancakes to Parathas: Breakfast Around the World. Alice McGinty is the author of over 40 children’s books, both fiction and non-fiction. Books include newly released, Pancakes to Parathas: Breakfast Around the World, the 2015 Sydney Taylor Notable book, Rabbi Benjamin’s Buttons, and the 2014 South Asia Book Award honor, Gandhi: A March To the Sea. Eight upcoming titles include Jr. Library Guild Selection, The Girl Who Named Pluto: The Story of Venetia Burney (May, 2019). A frequent presenter at schools and conferences, Alice was awarded the 2017 Prairie State Award for Excellence in Writing for Children. For more about Alice, visit www.alicebmcginty.com.
This program is presented in collaboration with the University of Illinois’ Youth Literature Festival. For more information about the Festival, including the free Community Day at the I-Hotel on Saturday, March 30, please visit youthlitfest.education.illinois.edu.
For preschool groups and children ages 3 – 5 and their caregivers.