Famous Author Sarah Brennan is visiting Stamford virtually! Her online storytelling session will bring to life her beloved tale, "The Tale of Run Run Rat." Sarah's famous "Chinese Calendar Tales" have been delighting readers since her very first tale, and now she shares her final installment for the year of the rat. Sarah, one of Stamford's Global mentors, is known for her energetic storytelling style, which engages and delights the imagination of young readers. Be sure to register for this not to be missed opportunity to spark your child's passion for books! This session is best suited for children ages 5 - 10, but of course, children of all ages are welcome too! 

During her session, Sarah will be reading The Tale of Run Run Rat in honor of the current Year of the Rat! This Tale outsold Harry Potter in Hong Kong for 6 weeks when it was launched 12 years ago, and is just as popular amongst Hong Kong school children today! 

Meet Run Run Rat – a lovable Rodent with a Mission! He’s determined to find fame and glory when he sets out to travel the length and breadth of China. But fame and glory find him in the most unexpected way when he reaches Beijing on the eve of the Olympics Marathon…This funny story in rhyme will inspire anyone from 5 to 105 who believes that victory belongs to those who persevere!

Date: Apr 8 (Wed), 2020

Time: 4:00 - 4:30 pm

For Stamford families, please register here.

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About Sarah Brennan

About Sarah Brennan

Sarah began writing a funny columns for a local parenting magazine and transitioned into children's stories. In November 2007, she started her own publishing company Auspicious Times Limited, which has now published 13 tales to complete a boxed set of The Chinese Calendar Tales. The Calendar Tales are funny illustrated stories in rhyme featuring each of the 12 animals of the Chinese Zodiac and an ambitious panda! They are full of fascinating Chinese history, culture and folklore, and have been best-sellers in Hong Kong for well over a decade.