Children’s book author Mario Picayo
Children’s book author Mario Picayo

Children’s book author Mario Picayo at the Library

On December 27, 2011.

On Tuesday December 27th at 2.00 pm Children’s book writer Mario Picayo will visit the Philipsburg Jubilee Library to read from his books

Mr.  Picayo was born in Cuba, grew up in Puerto Rico and lives in New York. He is the author of the hit children’s book :  A Caribbean journey from A to Y ( Read and discover what happened to the Z).  This book  has been a best-seller for the last four years, and among the top selling books on Amazon.com’s Caribbean Children Books category. This month Mario Picayo will (almost) follow the text  of his “Caribbean journey”  book  as he travels from A (Anguilla and Antigua) to S ( St. Maarten, Saba, St. Thomas, St. John, St. Kitts, St. Vincent) on a month long trip through the islands. Picayo is presenting his book and donating other children’s titles by Caribbean authors to several libraries in the region. On Tuesday  December 27th  Mr.  Picayo will be on St Maarten. All Children and their parents are invited to the library to listen  to  Picayo’s stories. The event starts  at 2.00 pm in the Children’s corner of the Library.