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Good Night San Luis Obispo

by Jennifer Kirn and Gay Melody Sullivan

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46 pages, July 2019. Published by Penciled In.

*Good Night San Luis Obispo* is a bedtime story for both children and adults. Embark on an adventure through our county touring many of its beloved sites.

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Star Walker

by Jennifer Franco Smith

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32 pages, July 2018. Published by Penciled In.

A poetry debut from Cambria native Jennifer Franco Smith. “These are unexpected thoughts too good to waste, put on paper to enjoy and share.”

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Is this the place to Bee?

by Diane Harrison

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36 pages, May 2018. Published by Penciled In.

Explore the world through the eyes of a bee in this imaginative children’s book. Is this the place for a bee? Is it a flower? Or is it a cow’s eyelashes?

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if&when is a “literary journal journal” that aims to not only present creativity, but foster it. To that end, issues include short fiction, short creative nonfiction, poetry and single literary lines, as well as activities and prompts to encourage picking up a pen and writing.

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