Elisa Kleven, an award-winning children's book author and illustrator, will speak Friday at Fresno State's Henry Madden Library.
Kleven will speak during the Arne Nixon Center Advocates' annual meeting, beginning at 7 p.m. Arne Nixon Center Advocates is a department of the Henry Madden Library that supports the Arne Nixon Center for the Study of Children's Literature.
Kleven has written and/or illustrated more than 30 children's picture books, including "The Paper Princess" series, "The Lion and the Little Red Bird" and "Hooray, a Pinata!"
The reception begins at 6 p.m. and is open to the public free of charge. Kleven's books will be for sale, and she will be available for autographs after the presentation. Unrestricted parking is available in lots D and E near the library.
For more information or to RSVP, contact Jami Sanford at email@example.com or 559-278-8116.
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