On Sunday, December 6th, there was a book signing held at University Park Mall’s Barnes & Noble to promote the newly published book, ‘Sea of Echoes’.

The book signing was held at the front of the book store to promote Mr. Zachary Reed’s recent children’s book. Both author, Mr. Reed, and illustrator, Ruthie-Briggs Greenberg, were present from 1:00-3:00 PM to sign copies and talk about their book.                                                                                                               Penn Jazz Band and a portion of their orchestra were also there to play various pieces and Christmas music, accompanying the signing. The Jazz Combo played their pieces in the Barnes & Noble lounge from 1:00-2:00 PM while the Orchestra played in the atrium between the book store and Flat Top Grill from 2:00-3:00 PM. Reed and Greenberg both expressed their thanks for the separate performances.

By Kevin McNulty

Kevin McNulty teaches English and Mass Media Studies at Penn High School. He advises the Penn News Network and manages the PNN Studio and news room. For more information, navigate your browser to www.massmediastudies.net.