Books to Kids

1545 South Pearl Street,

Denver CO 80210

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(720) 425-1765 - Main Office

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Schedule your author visit with: 
Laura Purdie Salas

About the Author:

Former teacher Laura Purdie Salas has written more than 125 books for kids, including Meet My Family!, the Can Be… series (Bank Street Best Books, IRA Teachers’ Choice), BookSpeak!  (Minnesota Book Award, NCTE Notable), and If You Were the Moon. Laura shares inspiration and practical tips with educators about poetry, nonfiction, and more. Visit Laura at laurasalas.com.

About the Featured Book:

Snowman - Cold = Puddle

Poetry + Math + Science = A new way of looking at spring

Math meets metaphor in this eye-opening exploration of spring. Each clever equation is a tiny, perfect poem that prompts readers to look at the ordinary and see the miraculous. Can you look at an egg in a nest and see a jewelry box? How are sunlight and heat like an alarm clock? Solve the equations and read the lively sidebars that reveal the science behind the signs of spring.

Fee: $350 for 1 Hour up to $800 for the Full Day + Travel and Lodging Expenses

Available Date for School Visit: March 22nd, 2019

Available Time for School Visit: Morning or Afternoon

Grades: Picture Book (K-6th Grades)

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Fill out the author request form on the Author Visit page to request this author for your school today!