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Book Signing with Ogunquit Author of NY Best Seller “Dasher” Matt Tavares

November 12, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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We are excited to announce NY Times Bestseller author/illustrator and Ogunquit resident, Matt Tavares will be joining on Saturday November 12th from 11-1 for a book signing event.  Matt has graciously offered to spend time in our Ogunquit store to sign and personalize  his books including NYTimes Bestsellers Dasher: How a Brave Little Doe Changed Christmas Forever. His other books will also be available including Red and Lulu, Growing up Pedro, Becoming Babe Ruth, A BEN of all trades, Twenty-One Steps .  We can’t wait to share with you his  reissue of the holiday favorite ’Twas the Night Before Christmas Or Account of a Visit from St. Nicholas. Celebrating 200th anniversary of the classic poem  Matt honors the poem’s original language in a definitive keepsake volume. He is a master of story telling and his illustrations are magical. Matt’s holiday books convey the true meaning of the holiday season: how important it is to be surrounded by love. Don’t miss this opportunity to add one of his a signed  books to your collection.
Books Available at Book Signing

Twas the Night before Christmas
Red and Lulu
Twenty One Steps
A Ben of All Trades
Crossing Niagara
Zachary’s Ball
Growing Up Pedro

The books will also be available to pre-order via phone or in store by filling out a form with the personalization information of each book purchased. Pre-order before your trip to Ogunquit and it will be waiting for you when you arrive!

What to do:
Pre-order the books you would like  personalized from the Village Toy Funatic BEFORE November 11th. You can do this by calling the store 207-646-7728 or by visiting the Village Toy Funatic in person to view the books being offered at 232 Main Street Ogunquit ME

Include any personalization (name only!) with your order, and Matt Tavares will inscribe and sign them. We will have a limited number of books so order early to assure availability. (we will post if we start to get close the limit, so order with confidence)
Books will be available to pick up on later in the day November 12th.  If unable to pickup we can ship your purchase directly to you! (shipping charges will apply-please ask for more info)


November 12, 2022
11:00 am - 1:00 pm


Village Toy Funatic
232 Main Street
Ogunquit, Maine 03907
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