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Meet the Author Chris Stuckenschneider AND Read to a Dog from Love on a Leash!

Event Type: **Author Events
Age Group(s): School Age, Pre-School
Date: 9/26/2013
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
 Meet the warm and delightful author Chris Stuckenschneider and hear about her newest book..Patriotic Pals: Tales of Civil War Dogs. Following Chris's presentation during the autograph session, you can read to a dog from Love on a Leash. Maybe the dog you read to had an ancestor in the Civil War...you can ask him! This will be a great evening for families.

We all know about the famous people and places of the Civil War but what about the dogs who played an important role in the War between the States? Washington Missourian Book Editor Chris Stuckenschneider, who also write Show Me Reader nominee Twist of Fate, brings to life the tales of the dogs who were part of the War as well as sharing facts and trivia about the Civil War. Patriotic Pals brings humanity to a tragic part of our history and makes learning about the War fun. Do you know a Civil War buff? Please bring them to the program!

Read to the dogs in this special program offered by the members of Love on a Leash. Bring your own book or choose one of ours and read for 10 minutes to an adorable, attentive dog who loves you and your reading. Reading to dogs is a very positive and non-threatening way to build reading skills and confidence in reading.
Library: Deer Run Branch    Map
Location: DR Meeting Room A
Other Information:
 Recommended for ages 5 & up. Families Welcome. Books will be sold and autographed by the author.
Link: Watch a livelybook trailer about Patriotic Pals!
Status: Closed

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