Barnes & Noble to host book tour stop

Barnes & Noble Booksellers in Grand Junction will host a stop on a national holiday tour featuring Jan Brett, the author and illustrator of children’s books. The event is scheduled for 5 p.m. Dec. 9 at the Barnes & Noble located at 2451 Patterson Road.

The tour, set for Nov. 28 to Dec. 14, will promote Brett’s latest book, titled “The Animals’ Santa.” Brett tells the tale of a  group of forest animals that tries to discover the mystery behind the treasures left for them every Christmas. Many of Brett’s other titles also focus on Christmas, including “The Wild Christmas Reindeer” and “Christmas Trolls.”

For more information, call Barnes & Noble at 255-1382.