Thursday, March 21, 2013

Illinois READS Project Chooses Gustafson's Mother Goose Book

Illinois READS Project Chooses Gustafson's Mother Goose Book

Scott Gustafson at the Illinois READS
launch March 13, 2013

Scott Gustafson's bookFavorite Nursery Rhymes From Mother Goose, was selected for the birth-to-four-year-old category for Illinois' first-ever statewide literacy project. Many statewide literacy organizations including teachers, schools and libraries are planning events in support of the literacy effort.  
ILLINOIS READS officially launched on March 13, 2013 at the Old State Historical Capital building in Springfield, IL. Scott and wife Patty attended the ceremonies along with other authors, Illinois Lt. Governor Sheila Simon, Secretary of State and Illinois State Librarian Jesse White, and Illinois Legislators.
Favorite Nursery Rhymes From Mother Goose was published by Greenwich Workshop Press in 2007 and they published his book Classic Fairy Tales in 2003. Scott Gustafson is working on a third book in this series, Bedtime Stories, which Greenwich Workshop Press will publish in fall 2014.

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