Written by Kate Harner
Willimantic, CT -- The Visiting Writers Series and Eastern Connecticut State University's English Department will present a reading by Gail Carson Levine at 5:30 p.m. on March 15 in the Paul E. Johnson Sr. Community Room in the J. Eugene Smith Library. A book signing will follow the reading. Refreshments provided by Eastern's Women's Studies program will be served. The public is invited. Admission is free.
Levine's first book for children, "Ella Enchanted," won the 1998 Newbery Honor Medal. Her book, "Dave at Night," is an American Library Association's Notable Book and Best Book for Young Adults. Levine's other works include "The Two Princesses of Bamarre," "The Wish," "Fairest," "Ever" and the six Princess Tales books. Many of her works focus on traditional fairytales with a twist. She is also the author of the nonfiction book, "Writing Magic: Creating Stories That Fly," and the picture book, "Betsy Who Cried Wolf," illustrated by Scott Nash.
For more information, contact Miranda Lau at (860) 465-4570 or firstname.lastname@example.org.