Benefit for Greater Worcester Land Trust


Join authors Loree Griffin Burns and Maria Gianferrari as they launch new books about urban wildlife at TidePool Bookshop and Support the Great Worcester Land Trust.

Sunday, May 22 at 1pm

Join Worcester writers Loree Griffin Burns and Maria Gianferrari as they launch new books about urban wildlife and, at the same time, celebrate a favorite protector of local urban habitats, the Greater Worcester Land Trust. Loree and Maria will share the stories behind Loree’s Honeybee Rescue (illustrated with photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz and Maria’s Bobcat Prowling, (illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline). Books will be available for sale and signing and a raffle in support of the good work of Greater Worcester Land Trust will be held.

Anyone who purchases a copy of Honeybee Rescue or Bobcat Prowling in the week prior to or at the event on May 22 will be entered into the raffle! Additional tickets are encouraged and can be purchased 3 for $5.

RAFFLE PRIZES

First Prize: A collection of picture books by Loree Griffin Burns, including Honeybee Rescue, You’re Invited to a Moth Ball, Citizen Scientists, Handle with Care; a collection of picture books by Maria Gianferrari, including Bobcat Prowling, Coyote Moon, Whoo-ku, Hawk Rising; and a 30-minute Zoom Q &A with the authors to gift to a classroom of your choice!

Second Prize: Sweet Lover’s Book Basket
Signed copies ofHoneybee Rescue and Bobcat Prowling, and a few sweet urban wildlife-themed treats.

Event date: 
Sunday, May 22, 2022 - 1:00pm
Event address: 
TidePool Bookshop
372 Chandler Street
Worcester, MA
Honeybee Rescue: A Backyard Drama Cover Image
By Loree Burns, Ellen Harasimowicz (Photographs by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781623542399
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Charlesbridge - May 31st, 2022

Bobcat Prowling Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781626727861
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 22nd, 2022