39-41 Webster Street
Hartford, CT 06114
10:00 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013
Kids | Family,
WHO: dreamBIG Press
WHAT: Barnes & Noble – AUTHOR SIGNING WITH PETER GOODMAN - STORYTIME READING
Author Peter Goodman will read and sign his book “We’re All Different But We’re All Kitty Cats,” officially released on August 1, 2012. The book is available through online book stores, such as Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble, Powell’s Books, Tattered Cover Book Store, and Book Passage. The book is being used nationwide as a tool to help young children learn about bullying and bullying prevention.
Goodman has now bundled his popular book with an educational curriculum package, which helps children identify and work through their emotions and feelings. The combined tools use cats as characters to help teach children about bullying and accepting others even if they have differences. The curriculum, titled “Bully Free Students Make Bully Free Classrooms,” focuses on such lessons as what bullying is and feelings and bullying, helping children to identify feelings and how to make the right decisions when they do.
WHERE: Barnes & Noble
Saturday, January 19th at 10am
Blue Back Square
60 Isham Road
West Hartford, CT 06107
WHEN: January 19, 2013 at 10:00 a.m.
MEDIA: Aimee Byrd, Aimee@CherMurphyPR.com, 786-457-9030
ABOUT: dreamBIG Press is a publishing house that has created a series of children’s books titled We’re All Different But We’re All Kitty Cats. The books are designed for elementary-school-aged children, to tackle common issues that they may encounter such as bullying, childhood fears, confidence, being different, and making friends. Through the use of a cast of cats, the author helps children better understand those issues, and learn how to deal with them. The company was started by Peter J. Goodman, a multimedia children’s author and president of Gut Instinct Creative, an award-winning marketing communications company. For more information about dreamBIG Press or the book series, visit the site at: www.kittycatsbook.com or our YouTube channel www.youtube.com/kittycatsbook.