Gama Valle Presents Pitu le baila al mar
Pitu is a determined child who celebrates her natural talent and love of dance. Despite having two very supportive moms, Pitu must face what society expects from her as a dancer and as a girl. An endearing tale that celebrates diversity, resilience, and the power of dance. Best Picture Book of Fiction (Gold Medal) 2022 International Latino Book Awards.
Gama Valle will read, answer questions and sign copies of Pitu le baila al mar. Ideal for kids ages 4 and up. Join us!
Saturday, Sept 17 at 11:30 am
Gama Valle is a Puerto Rican children’s book author and casting director. He holds a BA in theater from the University of Puerto Rico in Río Piedras, and an MFA in Directing from The New School in New York City. His debut picture book, "Pitu le baila al mar" (Pitu Dances to the Sea), is the winner of five International Latino Book Awards. When Gama is not writing, writing and writing, you can find him reading a book, singing, taking care of his flower bed, or playing fetch with his dog Meta.