Shutta Crum joins us to launch her new book of poetry, The Way to the River, her second for adults. She’ll treat us to a reading, refreshments, door prizes, and more fun.
About the Author:
More than 130 of Shutta Crum’s poems have appeared in many literary journals since the 1970s. These include Blue Mountain Review, Typehouse, Stoneboat, Nostos, Main Street Rag, Southern Poetry Review, Acumen and Mom Egg Review. Her first chapbook When You Get Here (Kelsay Books) came out in 2020 and was awarded a gold Royal Palm Literary Award. Her second collection of poems The Way to the River (Kelsay Books) is just out. She was nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Typehouse Literary in 2020. She is, also, the author of thirteen picture books and three novels. Several of the picture books are written in verse including, THUNDER-BOOMER! (Clarion/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009) a Smithsonian Magazine and an American Library Association Notable Book of the year. And Shutta has two more picture books under contract. For more info: www.shutta.com.