The Invitation Book I
by Teuta Tarelli. Illustrated by Hytbi Tarelli
Age Range: 4 - 12 years
Grade Level: Kindergarten - 6
Paperback Language: English
Publisher: In Our Words Inc. / inourwords.ca
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.3 x 11 inches
Shipping Weight: 11.2 ounces
The Invitation Book I: Meeting of the Kings is an endearing read-aloud or read-alone story for children of elementary school age. It is the story about an invitation that goes out from the animals of the Arctic to the animals of the Tropics, inviting them for a visit. When the animals of the Tropics visit, a bond of friendship is formed.
About the author: Teuta Tarelli was born in Albania. She came to Canada with her family in 1997. She has been a school teacher for the last four decades. "Working with children is fascinating and fun," she says. She now continues to enjoy teaching, working with kids and writing for them.
About the illustrator: Hytbi Tarelli is an Albanian-Canadian artist and sculptor, who worked with his wife Teuta on the illustrations for Invitation I and II.