Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Barnes & Noble Booksellers The Grove LA, Reading / Signing! (June 14th at 3:00PM)

A couple of months ago The Greater Los Angeles Writers Society (GLAWS) President, Co-President, Chair and Co-Chair had a meeting with the Community Relations Manager from Barnes & Noble Booksellers at The Grove to discuss a partnership. Our first collaboration will be an event at The Grove location June 13th (7-9pm) & 14th (3-5pm). We will be featuring 20 authors.

Gillian is the chair of the Booksellers Committee for these upcoming events. News for this event, other authors featured and their specific signing times will be posted at http://www.glaws.org

3:00PM Sunday, June 14th 2009
*Gillian is the 1st Author to Read & Sign Sunday at 3:00PM
*Sparky the Wonderfish is on shelves NOW @ The Grove!

*Please come! Bring your kids for all the FUN! (The book pages will be projected on a big screen for the audience),
Ten time Emmy Award Winning cameraman, Jim Velarde, will be videotaping Gillian reading and signing Sparky the Wonderfish, as well as shooting footage of the kids COLORING and taping TESTIMONIALS for the web.

Come help make it a GREAT EVENT at one of the largest, most prestigious Barnes & Noble Bookstores in the nation!

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
The Gove at Farmers Market
189 Grove Drive Suite K30
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Store Hours 9-11 Every Day
Contact: Jon Directo, Community Relations Manager

Sunday, February 22, 2009

Washington Accelerated Elementary Reading & Signing (Thurs April 30th)

Gillian is been booked to Read and Sign Sparky the Wonderfish: A story of how love creates magic at the Washington Accelerated Elementary School in Pasadena, CA. Grades Pre-K through 5th Grade on Thursday, April 30th, 2009.  She will read to almost the entire student body.  Although most of Washington Accelerated Elementary School's over 800 students come from low income families, their true wealth lies in their outgoing personalities and their motivation to succeed.  Washington students are supported by an outstanding faculty and dedicated staff.

12:15 PM Younger Children
1:15 PM Older Children
Washington Accelerated School
Thursday, April 30th 2009

Washington Accelerated Elementary School
1520 N. Raymond Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91103

Principal: Karrone Meeks-Clark
Email: kmeeks-clark@pusd.us

Contact: Adriana Rosales, Library Coordinator
626-396-5840 Tuesday and Thursday
626-396-5790 Wednesday and Friday
626-376-5608 cell