Which best-selling author is coming to Palm Beach County?


GREENACRES — Laura Schroff, author of the New York Times bestseller “An Inviside Thread,” is scheduled to speak with Okeeheelee Midldle School students on Monday.

The book tells the story of an 11-year-old panhandler, a busy sales executive and and an unlikely meeting with destiny.

All students have been taksed with reading the book.

Schroff will meet with students at 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

A luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m.

“The book supports Okeeheelee Middle School’s three shared values, (Repsect Everyone, Be Responsible for Yourself, You Are Part of a Community),” Julie Greene, the school’s media specialist, said in a statement. “It really promotes the power of kindness and connection between people.”

This is the first time Okeeheelee Middle has had a school-wide reading program.

Reader Comments 0

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Basic HTML is allowed. Your email address will not be published.

Subscribe to this comment feed via RSS