Happy Birthday to The Brave Cyclist

Today is book birthday for The brave Cyclist: The True Story of a Holocaust Hero.
Thank you #Capstone, my amazing editors, Nick Healy & Michelle Bisson and my talanted illustrator Chiara Fedele.
 
I’m delighted to share my story of #GinoBartali with exciting book events:
 
Saturday, August 31, 11.15 am
B&N Union Square, 33 East 17th St. NYC
 
Sunday, September 8, 2 pm
Book launch party with food, desserts and wine.
Books of Wonder, 217 W 84 St. NYC
 
Thursday, September 12, 3.30 pm
Andersons Book Store, 96 Chatsworth Ave, Larchmont, NY
 
Thursday, September 19 , 3.30 pm
Pelham Public Library, 530 Colonial Ave, Pelham, NY
 
Hope to see you in celebrating the legend of this amazing two-time winner of the Tour de France who saved Jews during the Holocaust by smuggling false identification papers, hidden in his bike.
Here’s a link to the book trail
https://youtu.be/id5FXD33EvA

#Holocaust #bicycles #cycling  #italy #nonfiction #cyclists #worldwar #jews #juvenileliterature #Italy #rescue #tourdefrance #races #Girod’Italia #climbing #Pyrenees #gregario #Hitler #Mussolini #dictatorship #competition  #righteousamongthe nations # #cardinal #church #Bargello #antisemitism #Florence #PonteaEmma #Hitler #Mussolini #yomhashoa #capstone #classroombookaday

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