A Whale of a Book Event

Posted May 17, 2013, at 12:28 p.m.

Saturday, June 1, 2013 1:03 p.m. to 1:03 p.m.

Location: Portland Public Library, One Monument Square, Portland , ME

For more information: Jamie Hogan; 207-766-9726;

Join Peaks Island illustrator Jamie Hogan on June 1 at the Portland Public Library to celebrate the launch of her latest book, HERE COME THE HUMPBACKS! by April Pulley Sayre. This non-fiction picture book follows a mother humpback and her calf as they travel from warm Caribbean waters to the Gulf of Maine. Jamie will read and sign books and kids can go inside a life-size inflatable humpback whale, play a migratory game, and a chance to win a trip with Odyssey Whale Watch. 1- 3 PM in the Rines Auditorium. FREE!