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With Release Of His 96th Book, David Harrison Invites The Community To 'Night Of The Frog'


Children’s author and poet David Harrison has just come out with his 96th book, and he’ll be at The Library Center Tuesday evening for a reading and a celebration of the new book, including free family activities.

The book, “And The Bullfrogs Sing:  A Life Cycle Begins,” is a non-fiction book for young readers.  Harrison stopped by KSMU to talk about it and about Tuesday’s event, and you can hear the interview below: 

And that party for old and young alike is Tuesday night, May 14 at 6:30 at The Library Center , 4653 S. Campbell Avenue in Springfield.    A folk musician will kick off the program, followed by a visit of live amphibians, a hopping contest for young kiddos and refreshments—and let’s not hop over the main event, a reading of the book by Harrison and a chance to get his autograph.

This marks the 50th year David Harrison has been a children’s author.