Our very own Spellbinder Book Launch - just in time for Spring and Summer Reading!
SPELLBINDER author, Kimberley Griffiths
Little's new book, WHEN THE BUTTERFLIES CAME, is out from Scholastic
this month! Just in time for planting your very own summer butterfly
Everybody thinks Tara Doucet has the perfect life. But
Tara's life is anything but perfect: Her dear Grammy Claire has just
passed away, her mom is depressed and distant, and she and her sister,
Riley, can't agree on anything. But when mysterious and dazzling
butterflies begin to follow her around after Grammy Claire's funeral,
Tara knows in her heart that her grandmother has left her one final
mystery to solve.
Tara finds a stack of keys and detailed
letters from Grammy Claire. Note by note, Tara learns unexpected truths
about her grandmother's life. As the letters grow more ominous and the
clues harder to decipher, Tara realizes that the secrets she must
uncover could lead to grave danger. And when Tara and Riley are swept
away to the beautiful islands of Chuuk to hear their grandmother's
will, Tara discovers the most shocking truth of all, one that will
change her life forever.
Kimberley Griffiths Little weaves a magical, breathtaking mystery.
Of course, there are gorgeous, magical purple butterflies in the story.
In fact, there are many *unusual* species Tara's Grammy Claire is researching in her secret laboratory. . .
The book takes place in the swamps and bayous of Louisiana.
And on an island in Micronesia in the South Pacific.
solve a series of clues inside a stack of mysterious letters with keys .
. . and save her Grammy Claire's butterflies even as she finds herself
and her sister, Riley, in grave danger.
The stunning book trailer for WHEN THE BUTTERFLIES CAME will be in a
post later this week. Final music edits were delayed due to unforeseen
events so stay tuned for a marvelous book trailer.
But here is the gorgeous cake from the launch party at Alamosa Bookstore earlier this month.
Please join Kimberley and all the SPELLBINDERS in celebrating!
Kimberley will be doing another presentation & reading at: Bookworks Bookstore in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW Albuquerque, NM 87107
505-344-8139 (And there will be cake!)
Every attendee will be able to make a butterfly necklace like these:
Your SPELLBINDERS are giving away an autographed copy of WHEN THE BUTTERFLIES CAME to one lucky winner!!
To Enter, please leave a comment at our blog - and please officially follow our blog right here ---> SPELLBINDERS BLOG
The Winner will be Announced on May 13 - which will be our last post before the summer holidays begin and we go on summer hiatus.