“Abigail & Rumpus (The Green Dinosaur)”
“Abigail & Rumpus (The Green Dinosaur)” by Patricia Beth Rodgers is based on her granddaughter Abigail Williams’ struggle with her dad’s deployment.
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Abigail Williams, the inspiration for Patricia Beth Rodgers’ newly released book, “Abigail & Rumpus (The Green Dinosaur),” will sign copies of the book from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Dulce Vida bakery, 101 E. Main St. in Florence. Sarah Akers, illustrator, and “The Green Dinosaur” from the book will be available for photos.
Posted: Friday, July 12, 2013 4:30 am
Posted on Jul 12, 2013
FLORENCE — When Abigail Williams’ dad deployed, she was lost without her best friend. So, her grandparents sewed the 10-year-old a dinosaur costume, which goes with her everywhere.
“Her dad is in the Army,” said Williams’ grandmother, Patricia Beth Rodgers. “She needs a buddy while he’s gone.”
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