Community Reads: Meet the Author - Shelby Van Pelt

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Shelby Van Pelt is the debut author of the New York Times Bestselling book Remarkably Bright Creatures. She was featured on Jenna Bush’s Book Club on The Today Show. She got her inspiration for the octopus character Marcellus in a journalist class at Emory University in Atlanta. Shelby was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, near Seattle and currently resides in a suburb of Chicago with her family. She joins us virtually for this conversation about Tova and Marcellus and other aspects of her novel. There will be time for questions and answers.

This is a hybrid program, with the option of meeting online or in-person.

To join online at the time of the event click here: Zoom Link  (Passcode: 366794)

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You will need a computer, tablet or phone with a camera and microphone.



Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Disability Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

Los eventos y programas de la biblioteca están abiertos al público y se brindan sin costo. Se pueden solicitar adaptaciones especiales utilizando nuestro formulario de solicitud de adaptaciones para personas con discapacidades (en inglés) hasta 15 días antes del evento.

This is a Friends of the Library event. The Friends group is an independent fund-raising organization under the umbrella of the Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation, which is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, working to support Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries through funding, advocacy and volunteer support.

Este es un evento Friends of the Library (Amigos de la biblioteca). El grupo Friends es una organización benéfica independiente en el marco de Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation (Fundación de Bibliotecas Regionales de Fort Vancouver) , registrada como organización sin fines de lucro 501(c)(3), que opera en respaldo de las Bibliotecas Regionales de Fort Vancouver mediante la recaudación de fondos, servicios de defensoría y apoyo voluntario.