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g Now Available! events in Harry’s life. CHILDREN’S BOOKS A Poem for Peter: The Story of Ezra Jack Keats and the Creation of ‘The Snowy Day’ by Andrea Davis Pinkney, illus. by Lou Fancher and Steve Johnson This unique children’s book provides insight into the biography of Ezra Jack Keats including the challenges his family faced while fleeing persecution during World War II and settling into a new country. Pinkney’s verse is imaginative and beautifully blends vivid imagery with difficult realities. “But when it snowed,/ oh, when it snowed!/ Nature’s glittery hand/ painted the world’s walls/ a brighter shade./ Snow made opportunity and equality seem right/ around the corner.” endorsed by the Indiana Bicentennial Commission. It includes introductory contributions from Mayor Duke Bennett, Mike McCormick, Dorothy Jerse, Tim Crumrin, Tom Roznowski, Fred Nation, Marylee Hagan and Mike LOCAL PUBLICATION Lunsford. The legacy book “Celebrating 200 Years: Terre Haute also includes a poem, “Terre Haute, My Queen Commemorate the Bicentennial Bicentennial 1816-2016” fromthis Margaret Hollingsworth Clem, of TerreWabash” Haute with special This commemoration of Terre Haute’s 96 page bookbyfull pictures and an afterword an essay BrieofHofmann, and pondering narrative highlighting life in 2050 in Terre Haute by Mark bicentennial anniversary is a true local gem. of Terre Haute’s most Bennett. The book is also a Bicentennial Legacy Project, some 24 $ 95 * historic events, people, and places. YOU’LL ENJOY: • Elegant senior retirement Pick up at the Tribune-Star community atmos phere! Contact us at 812-478-2400 to schedule a tour. Cover may vary in final published book. 222 S. 25th St. • Terre Haute, IN 47803 • www.sycamoremanorseniorliving.com tribstar.com/terrehauteliving • Social, spiritual, recreational and educational programs • Three daily nutritious meals (restaurant style) • Assisted services available 24/7 • Weekly housekeeping and linen laundry service • Scheduled transportation available for appointments • On site therapy department • Short term respite stay available De