Downtown Springfield Association
Local Author David Harrison at Pagination

Local Author David Harrison at Pagination

January, 13 2023 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

1150 E Walnut Springfield, Missouri 65806[%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22discovery_top_tab%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22bookmark%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D


Visit Pagination Bookshop Friday, January 13 from 6-7 p.m. with children’s book author David Harrison to celebrate the release of his newest publication, THIS LIFE!
THIS LIFE, and many other of David’s books will be available for sale at the event! In THIS LIFE, the Springfield native David L. Harrison brings readers along on his journey to being a successful children’s author of over 100 books. From Missouri to Arizona to Kansas, all the way across the globe to Malaysia, and spanning from the World War II era through 9/11 and on to the present, THIS LIFE chronicles the fits and starts, professional rejections and redirections, the inevitable personal life conflicts and tragedies, as well as the breakthroughs and triumphs in a career that has spanned seven decades…and is still going. Perfect for aspiring authors and fans of Harrison’s work as well as anyone who enjoys a tale of hard work, perseverance, and the joy of following your dreams.
About the Author
David L. Harrison’s books have received state awards in Kansas, Missouri, Michigan, Arizona, South Dakota, Indiana, Texas, Kentucky, and Virginia. Awards also include IRA/CBC Children’s Choices, NCTE Notable Poetry Books, and Bank Street College Best Books. The David Harrison Elementary School in Springfield, Missouri, is named in his honor. David lives in Springfield, Missouri.
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