Storytime with Natasha Anastasia Tarpley - "Keyana Loves School"

Saturday, July 13, 2024 - 10:30am - 11:30am
Event Presenter/Author: 
Natasha Anastasia Tarpley

Join us for a special story time with Natasha Anastasia Tarpley, author of Keyana Loves School!

At 57th Street Books


About the book: Keyana is heading back to school in this exciting picture book written by bestselling author Natasha Anastasia Tarpley (I Love My Hair!) and illustrated by Charnelle Pinkney Barlow!

Keyana has come up with the perfect idea for a class project, and getting it done is pretty fun! All she has to do is pick the people and places she loves around her school. But when the teacher asks Keyana to present the project in front of everyone, she’ll have to find a little bit of confidence and a big way to share.

About the author: Natasha Anastasia Tarpley started writing when she was seven years old, and from that young age she understood that stories could change the world. She is the author of the bestselling picture book I Love My Hair!Bippity Bop Barbershop, and The Me I Choose to Be, among other titles. Natasha is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and is the cofounder of Voonderbar! Media, a project seeking to expand the depictions of children of color in media. This is the third book in her Keyana series. She lives with her family in Chicago, Illinois.

Event Location: 
57th Street Books
1301 E 57th St
Chicago, IL 60637