Children's author and illustrator Bob Shea will appear at a Kennewick bookstore and branch of Mid-Columbia Libraries and several elementary schools as he tours the Mid-Columbia.
Shea's Dinosaur vs. Bedtime has won several awards, and his work has also appeared on cable television channels such ash Nick Jr. and Noggin.
He will be at Barnes & Noble at 6 p.m. Wednesday -- sponsored by the Children's Reading Foundation of the Mid-Columbia -- to sell his books and stage a door prize drawing. Shea will be at the Kennewick branch of Mid-Columbia Libraries at 6 p.m. Thursday for a book talk and signing.
Shea also is scheduled to visit Kiona-Benton City Elementary, Longfellow Elementary School in Pasco, Lutacaga Elementary School in Othello and Eastgate Elementary School in Kennewick.