Booktalk: Children’s Book Author & Illustrator Bob Shea’s “CHEZ BOB”

Bob SheaCHEZ BOB,” a story about Bob, a lazy yellow alligator intent on gobbling birds.

When he opens Chez Bob, a restaurant on his nose, it becomes so popular that Bob finds himself a pillar of the community. Bob even coaches a local bird basketball team and joins a bird book club. What’s next for Bob, is he going to learn to love?

If you want more Chez Bob, the lazy alligator, he’s coming back for a sequel. And there’s going to be some competition in his part of the swamp.

Follow the author on @bobshea

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