Book Reading: Kathy MacMillan - Nita's First Signs
Come help us kick off the Virginia Read Local Challenge with Kathy MacMillan, author of Nita's First Signs - Baby sign language makes it easy to communicate with your child, and Nita makes it fun! Nita's First Signs teaches ten essential signs for every parent and child to know, including eat, more, hungry, milk, all done, ball, play, please, and thank you. A simple story about Nita and her parents teach each sign in context, and repetition throughout each story makes them easy to practice. - and the Young Adult books Sword and Verse and Dagger and Coin. Dagger and Coin follows a familiar face - Soraya - as she attempts to rebuild a nation after the fall of the monarchy. We will have tons of book-centered games and crafts, and you’ll learn fun facts about all of our Read Local Challenge authors, as you get to know our featured author and her books. Plus, you can win great prizes just by participating! If you can’t make it to the party, feel free to swing by the library at any time to pick up a full-color Read Local Challenge poster (while supplies last), or check out the information online. Discover how you can have more fun with books when you Read Local!
Baby sign language makes it easy to communicate with your preverbal child, and Nita makes it fun Nita's First Signs teaches ten essential signs for every parent and child to know, including eat, more, hungry, milk, all done, ball, play, love, please, and thank you.
"Rich in politics, intrigue, and betrayal, Dagger and Coin is a complex feminist fantasy featuring a tough and prickly ex-princess that I couldn't help but adore."—Heidi Heilig, author of The Girl from Everywhere