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Authors Jessica Riding and Florence Petheram

Discussions, readings and book signings by two authors. Rising is the author of “Dr. Fix-its Malicious Machine” which is the first of a trilogy. The story, geared toward ages 8 to 13, is about three siblings who travel to another world to rescue their mom. Petheram (previously Miss Florence on the children’s television show Romper Room) has her second book out “Magic is For When You Need It.” The story of a girl, her horse, and a magical “gift.”