3939 San Felipe Rd.
Houston, TX 77027
7:00 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013
Ouisie's Table presents a Book Signing Thursday November 7, 2013 at 7:00 pm, River Royals: Master the Mississippi. Written by: Katie Clark & Sarah Wynne. Illustrated by: Penny Weber. 1st book in a 3-book series.Splash into River Royals: Master the Mississippi with Eliza Jane and Henry as they take a wild ride down the Mississippi River in hopes of being crowned King and Queen of the New Orleans Mardi Gras. Filled with local culture, geography and history of the Mississippi River Basin, this imaginative journey takes children through ten states where they meet colorful new friends who also want crowns. The travelers soon discover that in these great states, you don't need a crown to shine. The strength of the United States lies in the hearts and dreams of its people. Citizens "from Lake Itasca to shining sea" work together to make America shine.With the charm of Eloise and the audacity of Huckleberry Finn, River Royals: Master the Mississippi enchants and educates children ages five to eight as it introduces the vibrant communities along America's largest river system. Join this happy caravan as they explore the Mighty Mississippi and discover the wonders of America at every bend in the river.Be the first in town to buy a copy of this book for Christmas. Not available to public until Spring 2014. Discover the wonders of America and support Our Military Kids.$50.00 per tickets: includes book, drinks, food, and entertainment.Entertainment provided by "Best Entertainers"
"Melvis" - Elvis impersonator
Jazz Band with jazz singer
to play from 6:30 - 9:30 pmProceeds to benefit Our Military Kids - Our Military Kids families will attend
Provides grants to families with members serving overseas so kids can participate in sports, and art programs. Tutoring, etc.About the Authors
After graduating from The University of Mississippi, Katie lived along the Mississippi River in Memphis and still spends as much time as possible in Oxford. Memories made throughout the Mississippi River Basin, combined with her family's history of military service, inspire her love of this country reflected in the series. In addition to sharing River Royals with young readers, she has a career in pharmaceutical sales. Katie, her husband and three daughters live in Houston.Upon graduating from The University of Texas at Austin and earning her JD from The University of Texas School of Law and University College London, Sarah practiced as a litigation associate at an international law firm in Houston, Texas. Trading the excitement of the courtroom for the enjoyment of writing children's books, she lives in Houston with her husband and two young patriots, their son and daughter.