Sep 03 2015
Books & Ballet with Spellbound Children’s Bookshop and author Laurel Snyder, presenting Swan, her beautiful new picture book biography of legendary ballerina Anna Pavlova.
To get everyone in the proper mood, we’re taking this event to a local ballet studio. There may even be tutus involved! Free presentation and refreshments; signing to follow. All ages. Free.
More info at Spellbound Bookshop (828) 708-7570.
PLEASE NOTE: this event does not take place at the bookshop. It’s being graciously hosted by Ballet Conservatory of Asheville, just north of downtown Asheville. Spellbound will be selling copies of SWAN and other books by Laurel Snyder at the event.
Ballet Conservatory of Asheville
6 East Chestnut Street (Five Points)
Laurel Snyder is the author of novels for children, including Bigger than a Bread Box, Penny Dreadful, Any Which Wall, Up and Down the Scratchy Mountains OR The Search for a Suitable Princess, and Seven Stories Up, as well as picture books, including Inside the Slidy Diner, Good night, laila tov, Nosh, Schlep, Schluff, The Longest Night, Camp Wonderful Wild, and Baxter, the Pig Who Wanted to Be Kosher.
She is also an occasional commentator for NPR’s All Things Considered.