Eric Sigurdson -- Book LaunchWednesday Jan 23 2013 7:00 pm, Winnipeg, Grant Park in the Atrium
Launch of Baba's Red Talking Chair (Bumble Bee Children's Books).
The story of a west coast boy who finds out what really matters to him through the relationship with his grandmother in a prairie town. Nick learns about his family and the world of nature. Those lessons and the memories of his Baba stay with him throughout his life. Her encouragement prepares him for a tradition of learning and discovery. Illustrated by Luther Pokrant, an award-winning artist.
The author, Eric Sigurdson, is a psychiatrist in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He is the father of four sons and now delights in the discoveries of the next generation – his grandchildren. He is a member of the Child and Adolescent Consultation Liaison Service at Health Sciences Centre, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Manitoba, and CPD Educator for Manitoba for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.