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Stephanie Greene Visits Sandy Ridge
Author Stephanie Greene visited Sandy Ridge Elementary on October 17th. She spent the day with students in classrooms, giving group presentations, and signing books. The Sandy Ridge PTA sponsored Mrs. Greene's visit, thanks PTA!
Stephanie is the author of many early chapter books, chapter books, and middle grade novels. Her middle grade novel Happy Birthday, Sophie Hartley was on The Horn Book's Best Books of 2011 list. The first in her Princess Posey early chapter book series, Princess Posey and the First Grade Parade, was awarded a Gryphon Honor Award for excellent in helping emerging readers transition to chapter books. Her Owen Foote chapter books have been on the children's choice lists in more than a dozen states. Three new Princess Posey books will be published in 2013.
After raising their son in Chapel Hill, Stephanie and her husband moved to Durham NC where their barky dog Zsa-Zsa continues to annoy squirrels and rabbits. She loves writing for children and visiting schools so she can meet them in person.
Written by: Melissa LoPresto
Posted: Nov 05, 2012 by Jeff Aten