Visiting Author for Schools: Jonathan Stutzman

Jonathan Stutzman

DATE OF SCHOOL VISIT
Friday, March 15, 2019 (Jonathan will be visiting two schools: one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Please indicate your TIME OF DAY preference: morning or afternoon.)

ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Jonathan Stutzman is an award-winning filmmaker and writer. His short films have screened at film festivals all over the world and on television. Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug is his first book. He lives in Palmyra, Pennsylvania.

ABOUT THE BOOKTiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug
Tiny T. Rex Learns the Smallest Arms Give the Biggest Hugs

Tiny T. Rex has a HUGE problem. His friend Pointy needs cheering up and only a hug will do. But with his short stature and teeny T. Rex arms, is a hug impossible? Not if Tiny has anything to say about it! Join this plucky little dinosaur in his very first adventure—a warm and funny tale that proves the best hugs come from the biggest hearts. Introducing an unforgettable character on the picture book scene, Tiny T. Rex will stomp into the hearts of readers in this winning new series.

LENGTH & TOPIC OF PRESENTATION
30-45 minutes. Jonathan will read Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug and discuss the themes of empathy, trial and error, and believing in yourself!

SCHOOL TYPE & GRADES
Elementary Schools; grades PreK-2

DESIRED # OF STUDENTS
100 students; The more the merrier!

AV NEEDS
Projector, screen, & a bottle of water.

HASHTAGS/SOCIAL MEDIA
#TinyTRexAndtheImpossibleHug #ChronicleBooks #ChronicleKids #tatteredcover

ORDER FORMS
Tattered Cover will design an order form that the school should distribute in advance of the author visit, and again on the day of the event to all student attendees.

ONLINE ORDERING LINK
Link to share with students and their families to order Jonathan's book: https://www.tatteredcover.com/book-list-jonathan-stutzman

Please make sure anyone ordering online includes the name of your school in the Notes section of the order and if they'd like to pick up the book from you at the school. Please DO NOT give a book to someone who says they ordered online unless they have the printed confirmation. PLEASE KEEP THIS! You'll need to include these confirmations when returning the leftover books so you won't be charged for them! If they do ask you for a book without a confirmation, just email us the name of the student and parent's name and we can check. DEADLINE: Online orders with SCHOOL PICK UP will only be available for one week after the school visit. Orders placed after that time will need to be picked up at one of our locations, or shipped.

 

Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug (Dinosaur Books, Dinosaur Books for Kids, Dinosaur Picture Books, Read Aloud Family Books, Books for Young Children) Cover Image
By Jonathan Stutzman, Jay Fleck (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781452170336
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - March 5th, 2019