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Penny Graham Presents Her Book, The Button Sisters

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Penny Graham Presents Her Book, The Button Sisters

Time: December 8, 2012 from 3pm to 4pm
Location: City Lights Bookstore
Street: 3 East Jackson St.
City/Town: Sylva
Website or Map: http://www.citylightsnc.com
Phone: 8285869499
Event Type: book, reading, discussion
Organized By: City Lights Bookstore
Latest Activity: Nov 26, 2012

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Sylva resident, Penny Graham will visit City Lights Bookstore to present and read from her new book, The Button Sisters on Saturday, December 8th at 3 p.m.  The Button Sisters, illustrated with the help of Roger Bacon, is for beginning to immediate readers from 6 to 9 years old and is about a young girl learning who she really is by learning about her past.  Offering lessons on friendship, family dynamics and ancestry, The Button Sisters, is a great choice for the independent reader or as a read-out-loud book for teachers.  To reserve a copy please call City Lights Bookstore at 828-586-9499.  

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