Geneva children's author Laura Crawford signs her book, "The Pilgrims' Thanksgiving from A to Z," at the Barnes and Nobles Books at Spring Hill Mall in West Dundee. For those interested in writing a children's book of their own, Crawford will lead a seminar called introduction to writing on Saturday, Jan. 12 at the bookstore.
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Matthew Erickson, a Huntley boy who was born with brain cancer, recently celebrated his first birthday with a superhero themed birthday party that attracted nearly 200 people on Dec. 9. Here he is with his father, Ben.
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Has it ever been your dream to pen a children's book? If so, the Barnes and Noble at Spring Hill Mall is holding a seminar called Introduction to Writing that will give you an overview of the process through publication and include an extended question and answer session. The event is scheduled from 1 to 3 p.m. Jan. 12 at the store, located within Spring Hill Mall.