with David LaRochelle and Mike Wohnoutka
Saturday, October 14, 2023
Progress Center Youth Stage, 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join award-winning picture book creators David LaRochelle and Mike Wohnoutka as they present their new book, See the Ghost! In this follow-up to See the Cat and See the Dog, Max the dog and Baby Cakes the cat both grapple with some curious things they can’t see in this new trio of stories. Ages 4-8.
About the Author
David LaRochelle has been writing and illustrating books since 1988. His books have won numerous awards, including the Sid Fleischman Humor Award, the SCBWI Golden Kite Honor Award, ALA’s Theodor Seuss Geisel Award, and four Minnesota Book Awards. A former elementary school teacher, David enjoys solving puzzles, geocaching, and carving creative pumpkins.
About the Illustrator
Mike Wohnoutka has illustrated over 30 books for children. He is also the author-illustrator of several picture books, including Dad’s First Day, So Big!, and the Croc & Turtle series. His various clients include Bloomsbury Publishing, Candlewick Press, Penguin-Random House, Christy Ottaviano Books, Holiday House, Clarion Books, Disney-Hyperion Books, Scholastic Books, Cricket Magazine Group, General Mills, 3M, Medtronic, and Peaceable Kingdom Press. A native of Spicer, Minnesota, Mike currently lives with his family in Minneapolis.