Arkansas author Dave Sargent, Jr, along with the characters from his books, made an appearance at Drew Central Elementary School on Monday December 14. Mr. Sargent told students he comes up with the ideas for his books with a lot of help from his dogs. The students were entertained by Mr. Sargent and his dogs who performed a number of fascinating tricks.  The students were given the opportunity to purchase books and get Mr. Sargentís autograph.