Author Archives: Vincent Wolf

Savannah Children’s Book Festival ’14

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Hello Llaget’s Readers,

This weekend is going to be HUGE!  Llaget’s Drawings will be attending the 11th Annual Savannah Children’s Book Festival!  There will be award-winning children’s book authors and illustrators from around the country.  The festival will also include more than 50 authors and illustrators from throughout the Low Country and Southeast region, arts and crafts, an International Tent, costumed characters, a graphic/comics area, and a variety of food and entertainment. In addition, a book walk will be staged among the trees so families may enjoy a story together reading from one page to the next throughout the park.  You will be able to find me at the Coastal Authors & Illustrators Setup signing and personalizing both of my Children’s Books.

When: Saturday, November 15, 2014

Time: 10 am to 4pm

Where: Forsyth P ark (Drayton St, Savannah, GA 31401)

Website: www.liveoakpl.org/SCBF/

So if you’re nearby or looking for something to do, come out and “CELEBRATE the joy of READING, the POWER of the written WORD and the MAGIC of STORYTELLING!”

Hope to see you there!

~Wolf

“Hearts for Hair” on Amazon!

Hello Llaget’s Family,

I have great news!  Today I would like to announce that my latest book, The Boy with Hearts for Hair is now available for purchase on Amazon.com!  Follow Anton through his first day back to school and find out what it takes for Anton to stand up to the meanest bully in the entire school – Terrible Tammy.  This book shares the importance of self-acceptance and having self-confidence.

I love my characters so much and I literally become ecstatic at the thought of their stories reaching more children and positively touching more lives.  If you haven’t already purchased the book, this is the perfect opportunity to snag a copy and have it at your doorstep for a special little reader in your life.

To grab your copy of The Boy with Hearts for Hair through your Amazon account, just click the image below:

BHH on Amazon

To get an autographed copy of The Boy with Hearts for Hair (plus BHH coloring sheets) through Llaget’s Drawings, visit heartsforhair.com.

I really appreciate your hearts and support.  Enjoy!

~Wolf

AJC Decatur Book Festival

Hello Llaget’s Book Worms,

If you’re looking for something awesome to do this weekend, I know just the thing!  This weekend will be the AJC Decatur Book Festival and I will be a part of it.  The AJC Decatur Book Festival is the largest independent book festival in the country and one of the five largest overall. Since its launch, more than 1,000 world-class authors and hundreds of thousands of festival-goers have crowded the historic downtown Decatur square to enjoy book signings, author readings, panel discussions, an interactive children’s area, live music, parades, cooking demonstrations, poetry slams, writing workshops, and more.  The entire festival is from Friday the 29th through Sunday the 31st, but you can expect to see me on Saturday the 30th.  I will be presenting The Boy with Hearts for Hair on the Emerging Authors Stage at 1:20PM and will hold a book signing immediately afterwards.

When: Saturday, August 30, 2014

Time: 1:20PM

Where: Decatur Square (116 Clairemont Avenue, Decatur, GA. 30030)

Stage: Emerging Authors

Website:  www.decaturbookfestival.com

This is going to be a lot of fun for the family.  I hope to see you there! =)

~Wolf

4th Annual Atlanta Ice Cream Festival

Hello Llaget’s Ice Cream Lovers,

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I would like to inform you that I will be attending the 4th Annual Atlanta Ice Cream Festival.  You can find me there drawing people, signing books, and winning ice cream eating contests!  Accompanying America’s Favorite Dessert will also be a variety of health and wellness agencies, fitness routines, vendors and so much more fun for the entire family to enjoy.  Let’s face it- this is the festival we have all been waiting for.  Here’s more info:

When: Saturday, July 26, 2014

Time: 11pm-6pm

Where: Piedmont Park (10th Street / Charles Allen Drive)

Website: www.atlantaicecreamfestival.com

This event sounds really awesome and I hope to see you there!

~Wolf

Atlanta Dream “Kids Day” Event

Hello Llaget’s Ballers,

I want to thank everyone who came out to the Fathers Fun Fest this past Saturday and welcome our new subscribers to Llaget’s Drawings.  I had a great time in Grant Park and I hope everyone enjoyed their Father’s Day weekend!

Now that the week is here, I want to let you all know where I’ll be this Wednesday; June 18, 2014.  I will be at Phillips Arena supporting the Atlanta Dream Basketball Team as they celebrate their annual “Kids Day” Event! There will be clowns, face painting, inflatables, Atlanta Mascots, the Fur Circus and MORE!  Doors open at 10:30am where I’ll be drawing caricatures and signing copies of “The Boy with Hearts for Hair”.  Make sure to bring the kids out to this awesome event and stay for the game at 12pm as the Atlanta Dream take on the Washington Mystics!  There are still a few tickets left and they can be purchased here!!!

Spread the word and I hope to see you at this exciting event!

~Wolf

Fathers Fun Fest!

Hello Llaget’s Fathers and Family,

I have some really cool news!  This weekend I will be participating in Help4Men’s “Fathers Fun Fest”.  It will be a celebration meant to recognize the efforts put in by our fathers in raising his child/children, giving them good education and sacrificing many material comforts for their well being.   There will be guests and celebrity speakers, educational seminars, a carnival midway, farmer’s market, street vendors, live music, children’s play zone and sporting themed activities!

I will be there drawing your face and selling copies of The Boy with Hearts for Hair.  This seems like an exciting event that every dad would want to be a part of and if not… just find a dad, any dad and bring him!

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Date: June 14, 2014

Time: 12 – 7PM

Address: Grant Park, Atlanta, GA. 30312

I hope to see you and the family there!

~Wolf

School Visit, Interview, and Library Week

Hello Llaget’s Family,

I hope all is well.  In this newsletter, I have a few things I would like to share with you.  So here they are in no particular order.

Oakley Elementary School Visit

I had a great time visiting one of the most AMAZING schools in Georgia, Oakley Elementary. I got a chance to read, The Boy with Hearts for Hair, answer questions, create a dialogue about self-acceptance, and pass out COLORING SHEETS from the book! Thank you to all the teachers and students for inviting me into their classrooms.  And thank you to Ms. Lockridge and Ms. Cammllarie for making this event possible.  Click on the picture below to see more.

Interview

Recently, my good friend Jill interviewed me for her website, Real Answers-Real Authors.  I was excited about this interview because Jill deals with a lot authors and inspiring authors.  Her website provides plenty of resources and answers many questions one may have on creating a book.  So if you have a book in your heart and considering publishing, I invite you to read the interview and also look around her site.  (Click here for Interview.)

National Library Week

From April 13th to April 19th, 2014, it will be National Library Week.  As many of you know, libraries are very important to me.  I will be participating in National Library Week by visiting Forest Park Branch Library this Monday, April 14, 2014 as part of their “Spotlight on Local Authors” event.  I will be there at 7pm to do a book reading/signing for The Boy with Hearts for Hair.  Please come whenever you can, as there will be authors throughout the day presenting.  Call Forest Park Library at (770) 347-0160 if you have any other questions about this event and/or other things going on for National Library Week.

Okay, I believe that’s all for now.  Have a great weekend!

~Wolf

BHH Launch Party Recap

Hello Llaget’s Learners,

Earlier this month, Llaget’s Drawings celebrated the release of my second children’s book, The Boy with Hearts for Hair… and it was AMAZING!  I would like to give a HUGE thank you to “The Friends of the Fayette County Library” for having us.  I want to thank my Team for all of the hard work they put into making this event possible.  And lastly, I want to thank all of you that came to the event and everyone that couldn’t make it but still supports Llaget’s Drawings.

I’ve uploaded photos from the event so that everyone can re-experience the Launch Party excitement!  Just Click the picture below to view the pictures on Facebook.

 

We have even more exciting things coming in the near future so stay tuned!

~Wolf

The Official Launch Party for “The Boy with Hearts for Hair”!

Hello Llaget’s Family,

I have some very exciting news!   We are throwing an all-ages launch party celebrating the release of my second children’s book, The Boy with Hearts for Hair,” Saturday, February 1 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.  It will be taking place at the Fayette County Public Library.  On the agenda for the afternoon are a range of activities, including a dramatic reading of the story, a family-friendly presentation on bullying and self-acceptance, question and answer with the author/illustrator, an arts and crafts station, a game of “Pin the Hearts on the Hair,” free refreshments, and a book signing.  Admission is free.  Copies of the book will be on sale during the program, with a portion of proceeds benefiting the Friends of the Fayette County Public Library, whose generous support makes this event possible.

Please feel free to forward this email to your special friends and family and re-post the information on your social media so that everyone can join in on the fun!

The Fayette County Public Library is located behind the Fayette County administrative complex in downtown Fayetteville, at the southwest corner of Highways 85 and 54.  For additional information, please contact the library at 770-461-8841.

I can’t wait for you and your family to see all the cool stuff we have prepared!

BHH Launch Party Flyer

~Wolf

Happy 2014!!!

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Hello Llaget’s Family,

I hope you had an awesome 2013.  Thank you for being here with Llaget’s Drawings and we wish you the very best this year!

With much Love,

Vincent Wolf

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