WHO: C.A. Hartnell is an entrepreneur and an award-winning author of a historical fiction four-book series, The 1950s Adventures of Pete and Carol Ann, which provides readers of all ages with a glimpse into the excitement and real-life issues of the 1950s. Hartnell is also a philanthropist who is heavily involved with charity organizations throughout Las Vegas, including Nevada Easter Seals, Nevada Ballet Theatre, The Public Education Foundation and the Las Vegas Philharmonic. For more information, visit https://cahartnell.com or follow her on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

WHAT: C.A. Hartnell is hosting a book signing and reading at Barnes & Noble in Henderson. Hartnell’s fast-paced, historical-fiction, all-American chapter book series takes readers on a blast through her past as a child growing up in the 1950’s. The four books, SCARY SPRING: Our Polio Fright of 1955; SINISTER SUMMER: Cars, Cruisers, and Close Calls; FEROCIOUS FALL: Our Wild Weather Escapes and WILD WINTER: Christmas, Clues, and Crooks are geared for readers eight and up. Each book was inspired by actual events from Hartnell’s childhood. She's also authored several coloring and activity books for kids.

Her chapter-book series and coloring books recently earned her a “Mom’s Choice Gold Award,” and others including the “Moonbeam Children’s Book Award” and “Literary Classics Award.”

WHEN: Sunday, July 21 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

WHERE: Barnes & Noble: 567 North Stephanie St, Henderson, NV 89014