Alison McGhee is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of over twenty books for all ages, including the internationally beloved picture book Someday. She was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize for her novel Shadow Baby and has been awarded numerous honors for her books, including four Minnesota Book Awards.
Fox Cities Book Festival
Amy Hanten is "The Cooking Mom". She is the author of two cookbooks, including her brand new cookbook, released just a few months ago, The Cooking Mom Cooks Up Memories. She is the host of the popular TV show out of Green Bay, Fox 11 Living with Amy.
Supported by the latest brain research, Kids Beyond Limits uses simple, gentle movements and focus to help any child who has been diagnosed with autism, Asperger's Syndrome, ADHD, Cerebral Palsy, or other developmental disorders.
In this supportive and hands-on book, Anat Baniel guides parents through the nine essentials of the method, each one designed to harness the brain's capacity to heal itself - with remarkable and sometimes immediate results.
By shifting the focus to connecting rather than "fixing," this powerful yet simple method helps both children and parents to de-stress, focus, and grow. Most of all, it helps all children maximize their potential, no matter what their diagnosis.
Join us for a film screening of the Hallmark Hall of Fame movie "Riding the Bus with My Sister" starring Rosie O'Donnell and Andie McDowell. The movie is based on Rachel Simon's book of the same name. Co-sponsored by the Neenah Public Library, the Fox Cities Book Festival, Fox Valley Sibling Support Network and NAMI.