Author events in Bay area. Targeted reviews and mentions in trade, travel, education, children's, and regional media. Facebook/Instagram/Twitter/Pinterest promotions. Submitted to California Library Association and Golden Poppy awards, etc. Additional resources will include: book trailer; author Q&A; study guide; and links to online resources. Featured at: CA Booksellers Assoc conf, ALA, BEA.
Marta Lindsey is a children's book author, educator, and communications consultant to nonprofit organizations, with a background in environmental and urban issues. She also volunteers at Point Reyes National Seashore as part of the winter wildlife program and is passionate about nature and wildlife conservation. Originally from Minnesota, Marta now lives in San Francisco, California, just one block from Golden Gate Park, which she visits nearly every day. Michael Wertz is an award-winning illustrator, printmaker, and educator based in Oakland. Known for his playful and vivid imagery, he has collaborated with the de Young Musem, Oakland Museum, New York Times, Oaklandish, and more. His work can be found throughout the city-from the 60-foot mural at Oakland Animal Services to the Oakland Public Library's Fairyland-themed library card.