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Book Launch w/Amanda Mander

Jan 13, 2019 @ 3:00PM

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Join Amanda Mander in celebration of the launch of her new book, Wild Rescues: Amazing Stories from a Wildlife Shelter. She will read stories from this book for kids, joined by the West Sound Wildlife Shelter and one of its animal ambassadors. Young readers will have a blast! The event will take place at the bookstore on Sunday, Jan. 13, at 3 p.m.
Amanda is a passionate wildlife rescuer and travels the world volunteering to help animals. She is the author of Looking Twice: Beautiful/Ugly, a book of themed poems and photographs, and “The Diplomat’s Daughter,” a story anthologized in Secret Histories: Stories of Courage, Risk, and Revelation. Her short story,“The Remover of Obstacles,” won the 2013 Traveller’s Tales Gold Solas Award for best love story. This is Amanda’s first book for middle readers. She has four children of her own and lives in the Pacific Northwest with her husband, their dog Luigi, and a pond fish.
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Eagle Harbor Book Co

157 Winslow Way E

Bainbridge Island, WA 98110