Bilingual author Arthur Dorrosto visit Walla Walla library


WALLA WALLA — Arthur Dorros, an award-winning bilingual author and advocate for family literacy will visit and speak about telling your own story at Walla Walla Public Library, 238 E. Alder St. 2 p.m. Tuesday.

Dorros grew up in a family of storytellers. The stories they told are echoed in many of his books.

Many of the characters he writes of and pictures he makes are based on family stories.

He has published more than 30 titles, in both English and in Spanish.

Dorros believes in helping children find their own stories and sharing the excitement of storytelling, writing, illustrating, reading and making books.

The author visit is free.

For more information, call 527-4550, or visit

More information about Dorros can be found at


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