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Indian Prairie School District 204

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Author Kenneth Kraegel is Coming to Watts!

Reported by webmaster@ipsd.org on 3/22/17

Anderson's Books proudly presents…

Author Kenneth Kraegel
May Watts Elementary is delighted to welcome award-winning
author/illustrator Kenneth Kraegel on Monday, April 10th. Mr. Kraegel will talk with students about his career and his new book, "Green Pants."

To guarantee a personalized copy of any of his books, please return
the attached order form with payment (cash or check payable to May Watts) by Monday, April 10th. If you miss that date, there will be a limited supply of autographed books available for purchase on a first-come, first-served basis until Monday, April 17th.

For kids who march to their own drummer -- or are
especially attached to a comfort object -- here is a
completely adorable character who wears his singularity in
style.

Jameson only ever wears green pants. When he wears
green pants, he can do anything. But if he wants to be in
his cousin's wedding, he's going to have to wear a tuxedo,
and that means black pants.

It's an impossible decision: Jameson would love nothing more than to be in his cousin's wedding, but how can he not wear green pants?
Will Jameson turn down this big honor, or will he find a
way to make everyone happy, including himself?

In this pitch-perfect ode to individualism, acclaimed authorillustrator
Kenneth Kraegel creates a character readers of all ages can root for -- whatever color pants they wear.

Anderson’s Bookshops will host an event with Kenneth Kraegel at 7 pm on Monday, April 10, at their bookshop in downtown Naperville.
Bring your family and friends to enjoy his presentation. Contact Anderson’s at 630-355-2665 to reserve your place.

 

Order form (pdf)

 


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