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tb_fcMECHANICSBURG, Pa. — Speckled Egg Press has released Wendy Lattys children’s book “The Bear,” a lavishly illustrated pictures-only tale for young children.

About the Book:
The Bear is a beautifully illustrated tale about a hungry black bear looking for some food, from the bear’s perspective….

About the Author:
Being an Illustrator of children’s books was Wendy Latty’s “impossible” dream. The book you are looking at is the continuation of the hope that was not disappointed. After graduating with Art Honors from high school, Wendy moved to Philadelphia and received her Associates Degree in Visual Communications with a specialization in Illustration.  She currently lives in Harrisburg Pennsylvania with her husband two daughters and the family sidekick Sancha the cat.

The Bear
Authored & Illustrated by Wendy Latty

8.5″ x 11″ (21.59 x 27.94 cm)
Full Color Bleed on White paper
36 pages
Speckled Egg Press, an imprint of Sunbury Press, Inc.
ISBN-13: 978-1620063958
ISBN-10: 162006395
BISAC: Juvenile Fiction / Nature & the Natural World / Bears

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DOWNINGTOWN, Pa. — Speckled Egg Press, an imprint of Sunbury Press, has released Downingtown resident Dr. Matt Anderson’s children’s book “Pink Flamingos All Around.”

About the Book:

pfaa_fcPink Flamingos All Around is a fantastic frolic full of fabulous flamingo fun. The text, which is rhyming in nature, contains some factual information about the birds, as well as some general silliness. The images are bright and attractive, containing cartoon flamingos that are designed to capture both the beautiful and unique nature of these amazing birds. The book is designed to be both educational and entertaining for children and their parents.

About the Author:

Dr. Matthew J. Anderson is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Saint Joseph’s University (Philadelphia, PA) where he teaches and investigates various aspects of animal behavior, with a particular interest in flamingos.  He is the director of SJU’s interdisciplinary minor in Animal Studies, and has authored numerous scholarly articles and book chapters. Pink Flamingos All Around is his first children’s book.

Pink Flamingos All Around

Authored by Dr. Matthew Anderson

List Price: $12.95
8.5″ x 11″ (21.60 x 29.21 cm)
Color on White paper
24 pages
Speckled Egg Press, Inc.
ISBN-13: 978-1620063149
ISBN-10: 162006314X
BISAC: Childrens / Nature

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MECHANICSBURG, Pa. — Sunbury Press has released Dr. Stephenie Slahor’s children’s book “Meteors.”

About the Book:

They come to Earth from other reaches of our Solar System. They’re meteorites and they have been puzzling and fascinating Earthlings for centuries. In this book, you’ll read facts about their origins and characteristics, but you’ll also learn some of the many interesting stories about meteors and meteorites.

About the Author:

Stephenie Slahor holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree and a Juris Doctor degree.  Her career spans the fields of journalism, law, administration and education.  She has traveled extensively and has lectured and taught at many colleges and universities.


Authored by Dr. Stephenie Slahor

List Price: $9.99

8.5″ x 8.5″ (21.59 x 21.59 cm)
Full Color on White paper
28 pages
Sunbury Press, Inc.
ISBN-13: 978-1620062715
ISBN-10: 1620062712
BISAC: Juvenile Nonfiction / Science & Nature / Astronomy

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MECHANICSBURG, Pa. — Sunbury Press has announced a new imprint for their children’s category — Speckled Egg Press.

speckledegg-logo“We want to stir up some more interest in this category, which has been lost among our many books for adults,” said VP of Marketing and Author Relations, Tammi Knorr.

Speckled Egg shall include elementary and pre-school age products.  The Young Adult category will remain under the Sunbury Press brand.   Following are the authors and books moved to the category:

Ashley Lucas: “Boo, Bat and Pumpkin Throw a Party”
Joanne L S Risso: “In the Field” and “Over the Sea”
Stephanie Slahor: “Meteors”
Amanda Brown: “Goodnight Sammy” and “Flying Courage”
Carole LaPlante: “Night Noises” and “The Magic Within You”
Michael & Ethan Sgrignoli: “Dinorific Poetry” series
Dan Shutters: “The Mouse with the Broken Tail”

The following titles are planned for the imprint:
Matt Anderson: “Pink Flamingos All Around”
Wendy Latty: “Colors in the Garden”
Amanda Brown: “Max’s Clips”

In the Field

In the Field

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The company is currently searching for a part-time managing editor for Speckled Egg Press who will make decisions about which titles to publish and to assist in the publishing process.  Please send any inquiries to LKnorr@sunburypress.com.

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