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American children’s author Sal Barbera!
This is Sal’s official website, where you will find news and information about him, his books, and his writing career.
Sal is the author and illustrator of “A Sweetles Dream“® book series.
Sal was a featured author at the Orange County Children’s Book Festival at Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa, California.
- Sal featured his first book in the “A Sweetles Dream”® series: “Mary Elizabeth The Spotless Cow” during the festival. A portion of Mary Elizabeth book proceeds benefit: Phoenix Children’s Hospital Child Life Program.
- Sal was featured at author’s table (#98) signing books, meeting new readers and answering questions about writing and illustrating his books.
- It was fun giving away temporary Mary Elizabeth tattoos to the kids (and adults).
- Sal discussed how he comes up with the ideas for his stories during the Author’s panel. He also demonstrated creating a story character while the kids drew with him at the Illustrator session.
Portion of book proceeds benefit:
- Hardcover: 36 pages
- Publisher: Sweetles Press; 1st edition (July, 2012)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0985061111
- ISBN-13: 978-0985061111
- Product Dimensions: 11.1 x 8.5 x .04 inches
- Shipping Weight: 23.6 ounces