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Anderson’s Bookshop Presents Rebecca Siegel

August 20 @ 5:00 pm


Join Anderson’s Bookshop for an author event with Rebecca Siegel, to celebrate the release of her newest book, The United States Book, on Tuesday, August 20th at 5:00 pm in our Downers Grove store.

Event Format

  • Author Presentation, Audience Q&A
  • Signing & Photo Line

Pre-registration is required for this event because space is limited.




More about The United States Book:  

Where in the United States of America would you like to visit?

Go on a fact-packed adventure around the United States of America, and discover the wonder and beauty of the ‘Land of the Free’.

Meet the presidents, find out what the American flag represents, walk along star-studded Broadway, discover the sports that Americans love, the food they eat, the languages they speak, the incredible natural wonders, all 50 states and – most importantly – the amazing people who call this country home.

Includes maps and informational spreads on all 50 states.

About the Author:
Rebecca Siegel is the author of To Fly Among the Stars: The Hidden Story of the Fight for Women Astronauts (Scholastic Focus, 2020) and Mayflower: The Ship that Started a Nation (Quarto, 2020), a 2021 EUREKA! Nonfiction Children’s Honor Book. Rebecca has a master’s degree in English Literature from Loyola University, Chicago. She has worked in children’s publishing for over a decade, editing and writing books for school library publishers, and lives just outside of Chicago with her husband and two daughters.


August 20
5:00 pm