New Hanover Township author Danelle Matlack will be holding a book signing Friday night from 5-7 p.m. at B&H Home Market, 30 E. Fourth Street, East Greenville.
For many parents, sending their child to his or her first day of kindergarten brings on a certain level of anxiety. Will they get on the right bus? How will their peers treat them?
But for Danelle Matlack, the first day of school brought on a whole new set of challenges as her son, Liam, has a potentially deadly set of allergies to dairy, eggs, peanuts and tree nuts.
So Matlack, who worked in community relations and marketing, decided to take on the topic in the form of a children's book she dreamed up during bedtime story time with Liam. And "Alfie the Allergic Alligator Goes to School" was born....