Brilliant Books: Traverse City, Michigan
Saturday, June 24th, 2017
2 – 4 pm
Stop in to meet local author Kristy Kurjan and get copies of her new board books, The Many Ways to Say I Love You and Dream Sweet Dreams!
Dream Sweet Dreams
Bright illustrations and sweet, rhyming text are paired in this adorable bedtime story that celebrates the joy of creativity through dreams. From penguins eating ice cream to cute cuddle bugs, this board book is sure to bring a smile to both young and old. There are endless possibilities for what children can imagine.
The Many Ways to Say I Love You
This book illustrates how to enjoy the gift of love with friends and family. From a high-five to a belly laugh to time shared in play, kindness and joy are simple pleasures that are found throughout life’s journey. The early reader style poetry shows special moments children share with their loved ones: “When holding hands to cross the road… mom squeezes three times, it is our special code.” The colorful and quirky illustrations make this book enjoyable for babies, toddlers, and adults.
Kristy Kurjan is a writer, stylist, and creative entrepreneur who lives here in Traverse City. In her free time, she enjoys running, boating, and reading to her family. She is also the author of Nap-A-Roo, which won the 2014 Silver Moonbeam Award for Best Board Book, the 2015 Silver IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award for Best Picture Book (0-3), and was named a Finalist in the 9th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards.