SAVOY: Savoy Story Hour with Annie Romano (Night Train)

Savoy Bookshop & Café presents a Saturday Story Hour with special guest Annie Cronin Romano, who will be reading from her new children's book Night Train: A Journey From Dusk to Dawn.

About the Book

This cinematic book takes readers along on a steam engine’s journey through the night, from a city to a small town. Varied landscapes as well as color shifts show the passage of time from dusk to night to dawn. The rhythmic text is perfect for bedtime reading, and train lovers young and old will appreciate the various railway details incorporated in the text and art.

Night train
wakens
to the dusk,
groggy,
stretching,
load and roll,
load and roll.

Bringing warmth and wonder to the night, this book will send young readers off to sleep dreaming of the steady train journeying through the night.

About the Author

Annie Cronin Romano is a speech-language therapist and blogger. She graduated from Boston College with a degree in English, then went on to earn her teaching certification in high school English and a master’s degree in communication disorders. She contributes to the groupblog “24 Carrot Writing,” which focuses on writing strategies and maintaining motivation for writers. Her personal website features writing tips and some ofher works in progress. She’s on Twitter as @AnnieCRomano and has around a thousand followers. She lives in Massachusetts andis an active member of SCBWI and The Writer’s Loft.

Event date: 
Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 11:00am
Event address: 
Savoy Bookshop and Café
10 Canal St.
Westerly, RI 02891
Night Train: A Journey from Dusk to Dawn Cover Image
By Annie Cronin Romano, Ileana Soon (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781624146572
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Page Street Kids - April 16th, 2019

This cinematic book takes readers along on a steam engine’s journey through the night, from a city to a small town. Varied landscapes as well as color shifts show the passage of time from dusk to night to dawn. The rhythmic text is perfect for bedtime reading, and train lovers young and old will appreciate the various railway details incorporated in the text and art.