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Children's Author Tammi Sauer To Speak at Edmond Library

A chicken is one of the most versatile of potential meals, but who knew a chicken could dance? 

You’ll learn all about it, and about how to increase your chances of success as a writer for children, when you visit the Edmond Library, 10 S. Boulevard, on Monday, August 23 for “Psst! Secrets to Getting a Children’s Book Published with Author Tammi Sauer.”  Sauer’s book “Chicken Dance” won the 2010 Oklahoma Book Award, the 2009 NAPPA Gold Medal Award, and was named a 2010 Chicago Public Library Best of the Best book.  Her talk begins at 7:00p.m. and lasts until 8:00.

“This program should be a lot of fun,” said librarian Ronna Davis.  “But beyond just fun, Tammi really knows what she’s talking about when she talks about successful writing for children, and she’s also very good at getting ideas across to a variety of people.”

Tammi Sauer lives in Edmond with her family, a dog, two geckos and a tankful of fish.  She lists her hobbies as reading, skiing, spending time with family and friends, going to the movies, and eating out as often as possible.

The Tammie Sauer talk is free of charge and open to everyone.  Call 341-9282 with questions. 

For more information about this or any Metropolitan Library System program, visit the MLS website, ww.metrolibrary.org.  

The Metropolitan Library System of Oklahoma County includes 12 libraries and five extension libraries. Libraries include Belle Isle, Capitol Hill, Ralph Ellison, Ronald J. Norick Downtown Library and Southern Oaks in Oklahoma City, as well as Bethany, Choctaw, Del City, Edmond, Midwest City, Village and Warr Acres. Extensions are located in the communities of Harrah, Jones, Luther and Nicoma Park and include Wright Library in Oklahoma City. You can also reach us at www.metrolibrary.org.