We’re excited to host the virtual launch of The Book of Fatal Errors, a tale of friendship, magic, and eternal life, an evocative and witty middle-grade fantasy--by local favorite--award-winning author Dashka Slater!
"A fun, emotionally driven fairy story...an excellent readalike for The Spiderwick Chronicles...recommended for any young fantasy fans."-- School Library Journal
Rufus doesn't just make mistakes - he makes fatal errors. Clumsy and awkward, he feels entrapped by his teasing classmates and their constant laughter. But now it is summer. Rufus is free. He roams the wildlands of his grandfather's mysterious homestead, blissfully unaware of the danger up ahead.
discussing Dragon Hoops, his latest graphic novel, in which he turns the spotlight on his life, his family, and Bishop O'Dowd High School, where he taught for 17 years. Mrs. Dalloway's is delighted to partner with Bishop O'Dowd for this event. See below for registration instructions and how to order your copy of Dragon Hoops. See you on the court!
Dragon Hoops centers on a legendary season of Dragon basketball, and carries important messages about belonging, character, and how relationships and shared identity define heroism as a team sport. It's also the story of sports victory in the Dragon basketball team's long quest to win the California State Championship.