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Susan Spain and Elizabeth Dulemba: 12 Days of Christmas in Georgia

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Saturday, December 11, 2010

Susan Spain, the delightful children’s book author, and Elizabeth Dulemba, the wonderful illustrator, combine for a program featuring their colorfully appealing new book, *The Twelve Days of Christmas in Georgia*. The book is a cheery romp by two cousins through the Peach State based on the song, "The Twelve Days of Christmas". It includes fun visits to some of Georgia’s best-known sites, among them the King Center in Atlanta and a jaunt along the Appalachian Trail. []

Susan has been published in the magazine market as well as by traditional publishing houses. She is the author of *The Deep Cut* and *12 Days OF Christmas In Georgia*. She serves as the Published and Listed Coordinator for the Southern Breeze Region (Georgia, Mississippi and Alabama) of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), a world-wide organization for children's authors and illustrators. Susan is an accomplished author for young people, she has experience teaching writing workshops and presenting programs at elementary and middle schools, passing on valuable instruction, advice and inspiration to aspiring writers of all ages. She also offers in-depth professional manuscript critiquing and editing for both published and yet-to-be-published writers.
Award winning author/illustrator, Elizabeth O. Dulemba, was beamed to this planet with a pencil in her hand. Once she stopped chewing on it, she began to draw and write. Along with creating children's books, Elizabeth speaks at schools, conferences and events, and teaches *Creating Picture Books* at the John C. Campbell Folk School.