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Another Great Authors' Fair at the Primary School!

(May 17, 2018) The Primary School hosted another successful Authors' Fair on May 16. Special guests were James Preller and Doreen Rappaport. The event was very well attended, with a steady line to meet the authors the entire evening! 

"Both authors expressed their gratitude for the overwhelming love of reading in our community," said Primary School librarian Ms. Moss.


Primary School to Host Authors’ Fair May 15

(May 1, 2018) Ichabod Crane Primary School will host its Authors' Fair on Tuesday, May 15 featuring special guests James Preller and Doreen Rappaport. The fair will be held in the school's library from 4:00-6:00 p.m.

James Preller is the author of more than 80 books for children. He is best known for the Jigsaw Jones Mysteries, a popular chapter book series that has recently been re-released by Macmillian Publishers. Other titles include Courage Test and the series Scary Tales.

Doreen Rappaport is an award-winning author of children’s books known to educators, parents, children and young adult readers for forty-eight fiction and non-fiction picture books. Her books have received critical acclaim and awards for her unique ability to combine historical facts with intimate storytelling, and for finding ‘new ways to present the lives of well-known heroes‚’ like Martin Luther King, Jr., John F. Kennedy, Eleanor Roosevelt, Helen Keller and the Statue of Liberty.

Books will be available to purchase the night of the event and authors will sign books that evening.