Authors Showcase: Clowning Around by Beryl Reichenberg
October 17, 2014
The Book: Clowning Around
The Author: Beryl Reichenberg
The Story: Charlie Clownfish loves perform tricks for the children who come to his aquarium. When the other fish in the tank become jealous, they devise a plan for keeping him from getting all the attention.
But their plan backfires.
About Beryl Reichenberg:
Beryl Reichenberg has been an artist for many years, and in the past seven years, she has turned to writing and illustrating children’s books.
“Remembering how my grandfather told us stories in an old, rocking chair by the fireplace when we were young, I started writing stories for my own grandchildren.”
Beryl now has over twenty titles, many illustrated with her drawings and photographs. A traditional publisher, Oak Tree Press, has published six of her books. Other books have been published by Blurb.com and Createspace.com.
She holds a Master’s Degree from UCLA and taught school in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles. Beryl is a member of SLO NightWriters, the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators and the National Storytelling Network.
Beryl is also an accomplished fiber artist. She has had her pieces in many gallery and San Luis Obispo Museum of Art shows. Currently, her pieces may be seen at the Gallery in the Network in San Luis Obispo, CA.