Three authors, each with books featuring positive messages for children, are slated to appear and sign copies of their books at in Utica.
St. Clair Shores resident Nancy Steyer Stapleton is author of Be A Gem: Let Your Goodness Shine, a book about positive role models and character traits, such as sportsmanship and respect toward others. She will sign copies of the $10 book Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m.
Author Julie Llewellyn’s I Am Not A Wimp! And I’ll Prove It is about one girl’s determination to learn to water ski one summer. Llewellyn, of Waterford, will appear at Erma’s Aug. 12 from 2 to 4 p.m. This book costs $9.50.
The Hero In Me tackles the serious topic of bullying for younger children. It’s written by Susan Fitzsimonds, a counselor in the Utica Community Schools, who will sign copies of the $10 book at the custard shop Aug. 19 from 2 to 4 p.m.
Books will be available for sale at each of the book signings. A portion of the sales benefit the Utica Public Library. The books are available for purchase now at amazon.com.