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Joyce book signing draws hundreds to Toy Fair

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Local Oscar winner and author Bill Joyce has another book out. It's called the Mischievians and is about creatures that get you into trouble by eating homework or stealing toilet paper.

Toy Fair hosted the book's launch and signing Sunday. Hundreds showed to have Joyce autograph their books. He has authored more than 50 children's books over the years. Many in the crowd brought along others to be signed. That includes the Joyce classic Socks. For some, it was a heart warming event.

"It kind of got me teary eyed because it is a book that leads to such an imagination for a child," Tamara Harville, a Joyce fan, said. "It was important to me. So, seeing as how important it is to her and to have him recognize that and put her in it and take pictures with us, it meant a lot to us."

The Mischievians will be available nationwide on Oct. 22nd.

 

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