StoryMakers with Alysson Foti Bourque The ALYCAT series
What do you get when KidLit TV teams up with Alycat? Serious fun! Join author Alysson Foti Bourque as she tells us all about the ALYCAT series and gives us a look at her newest book ALYCAT AND THE TOURNAMENT TUESDAY. Then, put on your dancing shoes as Alysson and Alycat teach us the Alycat Shuffle!
ALYCAT AND THE FRIENDSHIP FRIDAY BOOK
There’s a new student in class and Alycat feels left out. Can she use her creativity and imagination to help everyone feel included?
ALYCAT AND THE TOURNAMENT TUESDAY
MOM’S CHOICE AWARD WINNER! Can Alycat’s brother, Bugsy, win his golf tournament without his lucky ball?
“This sweet and beautifully illustrated story will capture young cat fanciers and parents who want to teach their children about self-reliance. – BOOKLIFE REVIEWS
ALYCAT AND THE MONDAY BLUES
A Mom’s Choice Award Winner and Best Book Award Finalist! Alycat wakes up on Monday with the dreaded Monday Blues, certain that nothing will go right. But when a mishap sends her astray, she discovers that helping a friend will help her discover her own hidden talent and cure her Monday Blues!
ALYCAT AND THE THURSDAY DESSERT DAY
Alycat will need to rely on her imagination to satisfy her sweet tooth! With the help of her best friend Spotty, she discovers that trying new things can lead to fun adventures and tasty inventions! The Alycat series encourages readers to celebrate the joy, innocence, and fearlessness of being a kid. Alycat and the Thursday Dessert Day is the first book of the Alycat series.
ABOUT Alysson Foti Bourque
Award-winning author, Alysson Foti Bourque, began her career as a teacher after graduating from the University of Louisiana Lafayette with a degree in Elementary Education. She earned a Juris Doctor law degree from the Southern University Law Center in 2007. After practicing law for six years, it was time to trade in writing trial briefs for writing children’s books. Alysson enjoys speaking with children and teachers at school and library visits with the life-size Alycat mascot and hopes inspire people to believe in themselves, their work, and to keep writing stories. Alysson has sold over 11,000 Alycat books.
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