The Quincy Moves to the Desert book tour will run June 18 through 29, 2012. This book, aimed at kindergarten through fourth grade readers, is the first sequel to 2009’s Quincy Finds a New Home.
“I have fallen in love with this new series. It's not just the beautiful, detailed oil paintings or the stories that draw me in and make me want to read more about Quincy, it's the fact that kiddos who are not quite ready for chapter books can really sink their teeth into this series. Especially older kiddos, a bit delayed in reading who can easily be turned off by picture books that are too juvenile for them. The Quincy series will engage and encourage a love of reading and bring children up to the next reading level, bridging the gap between picture books and chapter books in an intelligent way.” – Biblio Reads
From Quincy Moves to the Desert:
“Quincy had never been on a big trip. He had never gone far away or seen a desert. He asked Beau, “Are there horses in the desert?” Beau laughed. “Horses are everywhere,”
To find out more about Quincy Moves to the Desert, its author, and the tour, visit the tour page on the Walker Author Tours website. The site includes links to the various book blogs involved in the tour.