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Special Story Time: The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere
with Christopher Bing
Award-winning children's book illustrator Christopher Bing will lead a special monthly story time and Q&A, now through July. Admire Bing's lush illustrations as he reads Longfellow's famous poem of Revere's midnight ride.
Christopher Bing won a 2001 Caldecott Honor Award for his picture book interpretation of the classic 1888 poem Casey at the Bat. His 2nd. book, The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere also an ALA Notable Children's Book as well as a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year. Called “an impressive volume” by Publishers' Weekly. In a starred review, Booklist termed it “a remarkable visual interpretation of Longfellow’s classic poem.” Mr. Bing lives in Massachusetts where he works on picture books, op-editorials, humor and more. He also holds workshops, talks, and residencies.