Sunday, October 19, 2008
LIVING / BOOKS
David Kalvitis: Brighton resident creates dot-to-dot puzzle books that have won honors from the National Parenting Center, Creative Child magazine, the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio and Dr. Toy's Guide.
Most recent work: The Greatest Dot-to-Dot Super Challenge, Book 6 (Monkeying Around, $7.95).
Synopsis: Puzzle book includes pictures made up of more than 1,000 dots, while others require connecting coordinates, words, symbols or arrows.
Book signings: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at a family arts festival at Greece Public Library, 2 Vince Tofany Blvd. (585) 723-2472.
Rochester Children's Book Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 8 at Monroe Community College, 1000 East Henrietta Road. www.rochesterchildrensbookfestival.org.
Motivation: Pushing dot-to-dots to a new level of complexity and changing the perception that they're just for kids.
On the Web: www.MonkeyingAround.com.
Reprinted with permission from the Democrat & Chronicle