Children’s Author Jenny Baertsch to Visit Pearl Street Books

Oct 21, 2023

12:30 pm - 01:30 pm

323 Pearl Street, Pearl Street Books
La Crosse, 54601

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(507) 313-3424

Local children’s author Jenny Baertsch will visit Pearl Street Books for a pop-up event on Saturday, October 21, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Downtown La Crosse, Wis.

Baertsch will chat with visitors about her chapter book, Junkyard Tough: A “Tail” of Bravery, which was inspired by her real-life cat. Created entirely in Winona, autographed copies of Junkyard Tough will be available at the event for $9.99 and include a free magnetic cat bookmark based on the book’s main character.

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Pearl Street Books is La Crosse’s independent bookstore that offers new, used, and specialty books. The charming, floor-to-ceiling wooden shelves hold thousands of book titles. To learn more or subscribe to the newsletter, visit