Doylestown: Gail Marshall and Diane Schute - THE LONG TRIP

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The Doylestown Bookshop welcomes local authors Gail Marshall and Diane Schute for a talk and book signing for their book, The Long Trip, on February 23rd at 11:00 am. Meet the authors of The Long Trip and learn some great strategies for helping kids (and parents) manage stress! 
 
Diane Schute, a teacher, school counselor, and private therapist, and Gail Marshall, a former teacher, are local Bucks County educators and will share their expertise in helping kids handle stress. There will also be a reading of The Long Trip, a fun picture book that takes us on a journey of self-discovery and offers ways to deal with stress through the power of positive thinking.
 
The book is geared toward children in preschool through grade 3, but will be enjoyed by children of all ages! And children and adults of all ages will benefit from our stress management tips!
 
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All alone in the deep blue sea Clammy feels lonely and sad. One day he learns about a long, scary trip he is about to take where he meets a wise old shell who teaches Clammy some important lessons about finding happiness in life. Along the way, Clammy meets two special children. Will Clammy finally find what he is looking for? A special book for children about learning the power of positivity and facing your fears Parents and children alike will love this warm-hearted undersea adventure.
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About Diane and Gail
 
Diane Schute has worked with children for over 25 years as a public school teacher, counselor, and therapist in a private practice. She sees kids on a daily basis struggling to deal with anxiety and lacking the strategies needed to cope. Diane's desire to help children become positive thinkers has led her to write stories to help children find the tools needed to meet with success while having less stress. She lives in Bucks County, PA with her husband, son Zak and daughter Isabella. In her free time, she loves to listen to music and cook. Gail Marshall has 35 years of experience as a public elementary school teacher in Bucks County, PA. She has always had a passion for reading and writing, and as a child dreamed of being a writer one day. As a teacher, she enjoyed fostering a love for reading in her students and helping them grow as writers. She lives in Bucks County with her husband and Bichon Frise, and enjoys spending time with her son and daughter-in-law. In her free time, she loves to read and play tennis.

 

 
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All our in-store events are free and open to the public. There is parking available in the lot behind the store and in the surrounding neighborhood. Click here for parking information:  http://www.doylestownborough.net/visitors/parking.
 
If you can't come to an event and still want an autographed copy of the book, you may purchase titles in advance either in the store, over the phone (215.230.7610), or through our website. *Due to time constraints, only books purchased from The Doylestown Bookshop will be signed by the author*

When buying online, simply use the checkout comments field to indicate that you would like us to request the author's signature at our event before shipping it to you.
 
All event-related inquiries can be sent to our Director of Programming/Publicist, Krisy Elisii, at krisyparedes@gmail.com.
 

GENERAL EVENT NOTES

WAITING IN LINE
At some of our well-attended or off-site ticketed events, you can expect to stand in line for upwards of two hours and sometimes longer. If you have an issue that prevents you from standing in line for that length of time, please contact us immediately so that we can better accommodate you at the event.

PARKING
Limited parking available at the Doylestown Bookshop, but street parking available in surrounding neighborhoods. In addition, free parking available at the Bucks County Parking Garage near the Courthouse on Broad Street. Free day and evening parking. Entrance on Broad Street. Additional entrances on Union and Doyle Streets. More information about parking in Doylestown can be found at http://www.doylestownborough.net/visitors/parking.

CAN'T MAKE THE EVENT, BUT STILL WANT A SIGNED COPY?
If you can't come to an event and still want an autographed copy of the book, you may purchase titles in advance either in the store, over the phone (215.230.7610), or through our website. When buying online, simply use the checkout comments field to indicate that you would like us to request the author's signature at our event before shipping it to you. Note: If you can't make it to the event, we cannot offer any personalization, only the authors signature. 

QUESTIONS?
All event-related inquiries can be sent to our Director of Marketing, Events & Schools, Krisy Elisii, at krisyparedes@gmail.com. The views expressed through the books or authors featured online or in-store are not those of the Doylestown or Lahaska Bookshops.