Children’s Book Signing Scheduled For Saturday
OATMAN–A holiday book signing of “Walter Finds A Home” will be held in Oatman this weekend. The signing will take place Saturday, December 19 at 3 p.m. AZ time at Burro Flats Gift Store on Main Street in Oatman. Books will be available for purchase during the event.
“Walter Finds A Home” tells the story of Walter, a newborn donkey abandoned at birth in the Arizona desert and the heartfelt journey he endures while finding a forever home.
The book is penned by local award-winning journalist Cat Smith, as told by Walter’s owners, Johnathan “Brad” and Kelly Blake. It is published by Archway Publishing, an online subsidiary of Simon & Schuster, a New York publishing company.
“Walter Finds A Home” is the first edition in a series of ten that will be published over the course of the next few years, along with an animated film.
The signing kicks off the town of Oatman’s planned Christmas night festivities from 6-9 p.m. Visitors can come enjoy some holiday shopping at the stores and see the town decked out in Christmas lights. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be making a special appearance at the event.
Can’t make the signing? Place your book order online at www.walterthewonderdonkey.com. Books are $12.95 each and typically ships within two weeks.