David LaRochelle has been creating books for young people for over thirty years. His many picture book titles include The Best Pet
of All, How Martha Saved Her Parentsfrom Green Beans, See the Cat: Three
Stories about a Dog, and Moo!
Heis the recipient of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award, the Sid Fleischman Humor
Award, multiple children’s choice awards, and a four-time winner of theMinnesota Book Award.
A former elementary school teacher, David still
visits many classrooms around the Midwest (and world!) each year, talking withstudents about books, writing, and illustrating. When he is not creating new
books, he loves to read, play board games, and carve unique jack‑o’-lanterns,which you can view at his website davidlarochelle.com.
Saturday, October 1st at 10:30am