Dee Scallan brought her love of Louisiana, libraries, and all things literature to the Schneckenburger School library on Thursday, October 25th! Dee Scallan is the Louisiana author of the CrawfishTales book series starring Moby Pincher Crawfish and a renowned storyteller. Her illustrator is an eight year old young man named Daniel Myers.
Dee Scallan is the author/creator of the school-based project We Want To Be Authors, which is a grade-school literacy-to-history project that is sponsored by the Lt. Governor’s office and The Louisiana Crawfish Promotion and Research Board. It features programs for children as well as free downloadable books written for children by children for Pre-K-3rd grade at www.mobypincher.com. Dee is the 2010 recipient of the Blue Cross/Blue Shield Angel Award for her work with children in Louisiana, and was recently awarded a membership of the NFL Alumni Board of Directors—Atlanta Chapter.