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Thane Maynard signs "Saving Fiona"

  • blue manatee children's bookstore 3094 Madison Road Cincinnati, OH, 45209 United States (map)

Thane Maynard, director of the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, will be at blue manatee to sign and discuss his new book, Saving Fiona:  The Story of the World’s Most Famous Baby Hippo.

Saving Fiona recounts the story of Fiona, a baby hippo born prematurely at the Cincinnati Zoo, the team of scientists and caregivers who nursed her to health, and the vast community in Cincinnati and beyond who rallied around her. Includes full-color behind-the-scenes photographs throughout.

Saving Fiona is a nonfiction book for ages 4-7 (and Fiona lovers of all ages)

• Because of the popularity of Fiona and Mr. Maynard, tickets are required for this event. 
• Tickets to this event will be given to those who pre-order books.


Earlier Event: June 13
author Jonathan Voss
Later Event: August 2
story time with Carol McCloud