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NCC to Hold Book Signing for Author Heidi Butler

Northampton Community College will hold a book signing by Heidi Bright Butler, author of the new children’s book “Audrey Evans: Not Your Ordinary Doctor,” on March 3, from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., at the bookstore in NCC’s College Center, 3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem Township.

Evans, a pediatric oncologist, is called the “Mother of Neuroblastoma” because of advances, research, and work that she has done for this type of cancer, reducing mortality by 50%.

Born in England, she pursued her American career at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

“Audrey Evans: Not Your Ordinary Doctor” is a chapter book recommended for children in grades 4-6, but can also be enjoyed as a read-aloud by children, grades 1-3, and by adults, too.

It portrays Evans’ love of telling funny stories, an adventure with a runaway horse, and her concern for people all over the world.

Butler is the award-winning author of magazine, newspaper and website articles.

A graduate of Cedar Crest College, she is a retired director of public information at NCC.

“My favorite topic is interesting people, and Audrey is one of the most interesting people I’ve ever met,” she says.

For more information on the book signing, call 610-861-5322.