Award-Winning Author to Visit O'Hara Elementary

Award-winning children’s author and illustrator Peter Brown will be visiting with O’Hara Elementary School students in kindergarten-grade five, May 4, 2018, at 2 p.m. The author visit is being sponsored through the White Whale Bookstore in the Bloomfield section of Pittsburgh. During Brown’s visit, he will present a PowerPoint presentation on his books and will also do a drawing demonstration.

Brown has written and illustrated six New York Times bestsellers, including “The Wild Robot,” “The Curious Garden,” “Children Make Terrible Pets,” and “Mr. Tiger Goes Wild.” His illustrations for “Creepy Carrots!” written by Aaron Reynolds, earned him a Caldecott Honor. Brown is currently on tour promoting his latest middle-grades chapter book, “The Wild Robot Escapes.”