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Lucas P. Kok - Taima the Seahawk

  • Kinokuniya Seattle 525 South Weller Street Seattle WA 98104 United States (map)

Football season is here; time to cheer on the Seahawks! 

Join us for a Seahawks-themed storytime with author-illustrator Lucas P. Kok, reading from his book Taima the Seahawk.

About the book: 

Taima serves as a watchful protector of his town, swooping down from his nest atop the Space Needle to save Seattle's creatures in need. In his heroic endeavors, he meets a football team from his town who call themselves "Seahawks" as well! After he watches them suffer a heart-breaking loss in their first Super Bowl, he realizes he must lead them in showing the world what it means to be a Seahawk!
Football fans young and old, and anyone with local pride, will enjoy this uplifting story.

 

About the Author:

Lucas P. Kok was born in the Seattle area and has always been a big fan of that city, particularly when it comes to its sports franchises. He graduated from Whitworth University, where he studied art and English. He teaches art to preschoolers and kindergartners, all of whom love the Seahawks with a similar fanaticism and inspired him to write this story. He lives in Seattle with his wife and cat.

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