Alicia D. Williams & Jacqueline Alcantara: Jump at the Sun (A Winnetka Public Library Event)

We are delighted to partner with Winnetka Public Library as they present author Alicia D. Williams and illustrator Jacqueline Alcántara for an online family program based on their new book Jump at the Sun: The True-Life Tale of Unstoppable Storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston. They'll present an interactive presentation about the art and craft of making books, including a live drawing demonstration and a drawing activity. (Be sure to have paper & pencil ready1)  This event is offered in partnership with the Lincolnwood Public Library. 

This program is free, but registration is required, and space is limited. Sign up HERE.

Please note: a recording of the event will be available for two weeks following the event and will be emailed to registrants.

For families deciding to purchase Jump at the Sun, you will have three choices upon checkout. You can elect to pick your copy up at The Book Stall (811 Elm Street in Winnetka) have it shipped to you for a $10.00 shipping change, or ask for local delivery (a $4.00 charge) if you live in the following communities: Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Northfield, Glencoe, Highland Park, Glenview and Evanston.

Event date: 

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Event address: 

Online Zoom event!
Jump at the Sun: The True Life Tale of Unstoppable Storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston By Alicia D. Williams, Jacqueline Alcántara (Illustrator) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534419131
Availability: On Our Shelves Now--Subject to Availability
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - January 12th, 2021

From the Newbery Honor–winning author of Genesis Begins Again comes a shimmering picture book that shines the light on Zora Neale Hurston, the extraordinary writer and storycatcher extraordinaire who changed the face of American literature.

Zora was a girl who hankered for tales like bees for honey.