Marcie Flinchum Atkins - Wait, Rest, Pause
Join us to celebrate the release of children's and YA author and librarian Marcie Flinchum Atkins' debut picture book WAIT, REST, PAUSE: DORMANCY IN NATURE. Captivating photos of animals accompany simple, engaging text to explain dormancy in nature. WAIT, REST, PAUSE teaches young readers about different kinds of dormancy and which animals do what. Featuring creatures like ladybugs, chickadees, squirrels, and even alligators, this book won't put curious kids to sleep
Marcie Flinchum Atkins is a teacher-librarian by day and a children’s book writer in the wee hours of the morning. She holds an M.A. and M.F.A. in Children’s Literature from Hollins University, and has five nonfiction titles forthcoming in 2019. Marcie is also the author of the "Rookie Get Ready to Code" series for early readers (ages 6-7) including: THINK LIKE A COMPUTER; BUILD A WEBSITE; DESIGN A GAME; and BE SMART ONLINE, as well as ANCIENT CHINA (Ancient Civilizations).