Castleton Elementary first-grade students will soon be getting a special virtual visit with Geisel Award-winning picture book author/creator Laurie Keller, in honor of her newest book Wake Me Up in 20 Coconuts!

Laurie Keller is one of Ms. Rattner’s (our CES Librarian) favorite author/illustrators! She wrote Arnie the Doughnut!

If your CES 1st grader would like to order Laurie Keller’s latest book through school, please fill out the form below and return it to CES with cash or a check payable to “SCSD” no later than Wednesday, September 28. Please note that these books will not be autographed.


Reach out to Ms. Rattner ( with any questions.