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April 13, 2024

Local Author Comes to Blue Manatee

Get ready for a special story time by local author and illustrator Loren Long. He is premiering his newest children’s book, “There’s a Hole in the Log on the Bottom of the Lake,” September 23 from 2 – 3 p.m. at the Blue Manatee Children’s Bookstore (3094 Madison Road, Cincinnati, OH 45209). Children will love this engaging musical story time and book signing for ages 4 – 8.

Join in on the fun and grab your ticket to attend this special story time by pre-ordering a copy of this great new picture book from the Blue Manatee.

For more information and to pre-order your copy, visit

About the Author

Amanda Hayward

Amanda Hayward is editor of this publication. She is from Cincinnati, Ohio, and a mom of three with one on the way. If she's not writing for Cincinnati Family, you'll find her running, juggling kids, teaching group fitness classes and cooking up healthy recipes.