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Laurie Ann Thompson, Two Truths and a Lie: It's Alive!

We are proud to host another fabulous launch party for F.o.G.* Laurie Thompson. We so proud to know her, and to celebrate with her the launch onto the planet of another fine literary achievement!

This one is quite unusual, but so brilliant one finds it hard to believe it's never been done before. It is co-written with Ammi-Joan Paquette. Read all about it below.

Read all about Laurie here.

*friend of the Garden, naturally!

Event date: 

Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 2:00pm

Event address: 

Secret Garden
2214 NW Market St
Seattle, WA 98107
Two Truths and a Lie: It's Alive! Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062418791
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Walden Pond Press - June 27th, 2017

“Considering the fresh attention being paid to teaching a skeptical approach to information evaluation, this series opener couldn’t be better timed. A brief but savvy guide to responsible research methods adds further luster to this crowd pleaser.” —ALA Booklist (starred review)

Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah Cover Image
By Laurie Ann Thompson, Sean Qualls (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780449817445
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - January 6th, 2015

Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah's inspiring true story—which was turned into a film, Emmanuel's Gift, narrated by Oprah Winfrey—is nothing short of remarkable.

Be a Changemaker: How to Start Something That Matters Cover Image
By Laurie Ann Thompson, Bill Drayton (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781582704647
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon Pulse/Beyond Words - September 16th, 2014

Empower yourself in today’s highly connected, socially conscious world as you learn how to wield your passions, digital tools, and the principles of social entrepreneurship to affect real change in your schools, communities, and beyond.

At age eleven, Jessica Markowitz learned that girls in Rwanda are often not allowed to attend school, and Richards Rwanda took shape.

During h

My Dog Is the Best Cover Image
By Laurie Ann Thompson, Paul Schmid (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780374300517
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - June 9th, 2015

What do you get when you combine one energetic, enthusiastic little boy with his sleepy but tolerant dog? Unconditional love.
Using simple words and spare illustrations, My Dog Is the Best celebrates the special bond that exists between a young child and a beloved family pet. It's the heartwarming story of two best friends. . . told by a boy with a very active imagination.

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