Churchville students and staff from kindergarten to third grade had a blast with Todd Parr on Friday, October 26th. Todd Parr is the author and illustrator of more than 40 books for children, including the New York Times bestselling The I Love You Book, The Earth Book, and The Thankful Book. He is the co-creator of the popular children’s television show ToddWorld as well as short films for Sesame Street. Todd’s books have won several awards and his TV show, ToddWorld, was nominated for three Daytime Emmy Awards. His bold and colorful illustrations share positive messages that make readers feel good about themselves and others. His presentations included readings from some of his most popular books, such as It’s Okay to Be Different. He also shared a bit about his life and his writing process. Todd took time to speak with students, including some first graders who presented class books to him. He even shared a sneak peek of his soon to be released titles. Todd came all the way from California to meet with students at Churchville, as well as Newtown and Richboro Elementary Schools.