TUCSON — The award winning author of Disney’s Coco book, “Miguel and the Amazing Alebrijes” came to Tucson for an event to get kids in the Halloween and Dia de Los Muertos spirit.
Toni Capin Rivera-Ashford hosted a book reading and signing event at a McDonald’s on 22nd Street. People were invited to dress up in costumes and participate in fun activities.
News 4 Tucson Sports Director Paul Cicala was also on hand to read to the kids.
Rivera-Ashford says she was happy to share her culture with others.
Parts of the proceeds from the event will benefit the Ronald McDonald House of Southern Arizona.