CANCELLED: BSB: Robin Cannon (Pignoli and the Chocolate Thief) Open House Book Signing

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Bank Square Books presents an open house book signing with author Robin Cannon for the new book Pignoli and the Chocolate Thief. This event is free and open to the public.

About the Book

Forever on a noble quest to escape the annoying limits of his wee existence, Pignoli knew nothing of the welcome opportunity that was about to present itself until it did…a life-altering event upon which he would quickly seize, thanks to his wits and an uncanny knack for sensing a good skittle skattle adventure.

In Pignoli and the Chocolate Thief, Pignoli, a tiny mouse from the village of Arancia, is bored with his life. Cleverly jumping into an open carpetbag, he makes his way, by train, to faraway Le Clerc. There he meets Hammett, an orphan boy whose only wish is to make a sad orphan girl happy. Pignoli agrees to help and the two become fast friends as they embark upon a good skittle skattle adventure. Despite a foul orphanage matron, who is determined to stop them, Hammett and Pignoli always seem to outsmart her on this heartwarming journey of friendship, hope, and…dreams come true.

About the Author

Robin Cannon received her BA and MS degrees from Fordham University in New York City and her Sixth Year Degree in Education Administration from Southern CT State University in New Haven, CT. She has been a schoolteacher for thirty-five years. Robin lives with her husband, Bob, daughters, Haley and Molly, and son, Colin. Three previous books written by the author entitled Tilly Fig, Rye Hill, and Fireflies at Nightfall—all published by Goose River Press—were displayed at the 2017 Book Expo in New York City. Austin Macauley published the fourth book by the author in 2018 entitled The Vanity of Robbers. Robin Cannon has been a guest speaker at Book Club meetings as well as the West Haven Public Library. She has attended book signings at various bookstores in Connecticut, including Bank Square Books in Mystic, Burgundy Books in Westbrook, R.J. Julia in Middletown, Warehouse Books in Clinton, and Barnes and Noble Bookstores in Westport, North Haven, and Milford. Additionally, Robin has interviewed with the New Haven Register, the West Haven Voice, and Hartford Books Examiner about her books.

Event date: 
Saturday, March 28, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Event address: 
Bank Square Books
53 W Main St
Mystic, CT 06355
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ISBN: 9781643787367
Availability: Backordered
Published: Austin Macauley - February 28th, 2020

Forever on a noble quest to escape the annoying limits of his wee existence, Pignoli knew nothing of the welcome opportunity that was about to present itself until it did...a life-altering event upon which he would quickly seize, thanks to his wits and an uncanny knack for sensing a good skittle skattle adventure.In Pignoli and the Chocolate Thief, Pignoli, a tiny mouse from the village of Arancia