Author Dr. Carlotta Penn Storytime

Join us for a fun Saturday morning with author Dr. Carlotta Penn! She'll be reading from her latest book, The Turtle With an Afro: A Star is Born! 

In this charming picture book, Turtle must overcome stage fright before she can follow her dream of sharing her voice with the world. Starring the first modern animal character whose experience and likeness represent Black culture, this uniquely inspiring story will be an impactful addition to every bookshelf. Turtle's journey will help readers broaden their own self-confidence, inspiring them to take on new challenges and to lift up their voice and sing.

Dr. Carlotta Penn is founder and author at Daydreamers Press. She a Daydreamer who believes in justice and in the power of arts and literature to activate change in the world. Dr. Penn's books also include Dream a Rainbow and Turtle with an Afro.

Event date: 
Saturday, May 28, 2022 - 10:00am
Event address: 
2116 Arlington Ave
Upper Arlington, OH 43221
The Turtle With an Afro: A Star is Born! Cover Image
By Carlotta Penn, Audy Popoola (Illustrator)
$21.99
ISBN: 9780999661352
Availability: Coming From our Warehouse. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Daydreamers Press - March 7th, 2022

The Turtle With An Afro Cover Image
By Audy Popoola (Illustrator), Carlotta Penn
$15.00
ISBN: 9780999661314
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Published: Daydreamers Press - February 21st, 2020

Dream A Rainbow Cover Image
By Carlotta Penn, Joelle Avelino (Illustrator)
$15.00
ISBN: 9780692967188
Availability: Coming From our Warehouse. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Daydreamers Press - December 11th, 2017