Famous Seaweed Soup
When Sara's family goes to the beach, Sara sets out to make her Famous Seaweed Soup. She asks for help with the gathering of seaweed, snails, and smelly stuff, but everyone is bust and says "Not I." So she does it all by herself. At last the soup is ready--and so is a big surprise for Sara's family!
About Antoinette Truglio Martin (Long Island, New York Author)
Antoinette Truglio Martin is a speech therapist and special education teacher by training but is a writer at heart. Her latest book, Hug Everyone You Know: A Year of Community, Courage, and Cancer (She Writes Press), is memoir chronicling her first year with cancer as a wimpy patient.
She is also the author of the children’s picture book, Famous Seaweed Soup (Albert Whitman & Company) and was a visiting author in schools for several years. Antoinette was formerly a regular columnist for Parent Connection (In A Family Way) and Fire Island Tide (Beach Bumming). Personal experience essays and excerpts of her memoir were published in Bridges, Visible Ink, and The Southampton Review. She proudly received her MFA in creative writing and literature from Stony Brook Southampton University in 2016.
Antoinette lives in her hometown of Sayville, NY with her husband, Matt, and is never far from My Everyone and the beaches she loves.