Author Events-Children

Irv Korman at the Learned Owl [10/23]

Join us on October 23rd from 1 to 3pm as we welcome Irv Korman. Korman will be signing his children's book, Melton the Adoptable Snowman and The Eight Knights of Hanukkah. He'll also be signing all his other Christmas-themed books.

 

Spring is near, the days are getting warmer, and Melton the Snowman is missing. Did he melt or is he looking for places to stay cool?

 

 

Melton The Adoptable Snowman Cover Image
By Serena Fantozzi (Illustrator), Irv Korman
$14.95
ISBN: 9781948613118
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(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: Sunny Day Publishing, LLC - December 8th, 2020

Spring is near, the days are getting warmer, and Melton the Snowman is missing. Did he melt or is he looking for places to stay cool?


The Eight Knights of Hanukkah Cover Image
By Kyle D. Traum (Illustrator), Irv Korman
$14.95
ISBN: 9781948613132
Availability: Usually Arrives in 3-5 Days
(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: Sunny Day Publishing, LLC - September 20th, 2021

Caleb Thusat at The Learned Owl [8/28]

Caleb Thusat will be at the Learned Owl Book Shop on August 28th from 1-3pm for a signing of his new children's comic book Supercats: Halloween. Thusat will also be bringing copies of Supercats #1 to give away for free!

 

This is a true riot to read-out-load with your little ones, but it's also a clever, cute way to introduce children to reading through comics.

$10.00
SKU: 9780578564265

A whimsical comic about a superhero cat and a clumsy, tailess cat who wants to be a hero too. Warning: extremely fun to read out loud!! (signed by author)

Supercats books are a wonderful way to introduce kids to reading through comics. Not only are these books a blast to read out loud with your little ones. They're also a clever, cute way to introduce children to reading through comics and teach them valuable lessons of self-worth and friendship.


This is a true riot to read-out-load with your little ones, but it's also a clever, cute way to introduce children to reading through comics.

The Supercats children's books are meant for Pre-K to K kids, but the beautiful art and whimsical tales will capture the imaginations of children of all ages. 

Supercats Halloween! is a silly tale about what the Supercats do on Halloween day. Kids love Halloween, and they will rave about this Halloween fun-filled story about superhero cats, bad dogs, and trick-or-treating fun.

Simply put, this is a fun book. 

If you love comics, cats, superheroes, or just cute cartoony stories with meaning, I'm certain you and your kids wil love Supercats.


Jason Lady at the Learned Owl [6/5]

Jason Lady, author of Monster Problems, will be at the Learned Owl on June 5th from 1 to 3pm to sign his newest book, Super Problems.

 

Super Problems Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781684335961
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Published: Black Rose Writing - December 17th, 2020

2021 Maxy Award Finalist - Middle Grade/Young Adult

Before Monster Problems, there is Super Problems, the story of how Blue Hood first learned of the magic pen.


Campbell Dwyer at the Learned Owl [8/14]

Finding literary support when coping with an ileostomy can be challenging. As an adult, Campbell Dwyer discovered this firsthand and wanted to change that for children everywhere. Thus began the creation of her debut children's novel, My Silly Illy. Dwyer will be at the Learned Owl on August 14th from 1 to 3pm to discuss and sign her book!

 

My Silly Illy Cover Image
By Campbell Dwyer, Ana-Maria Cosma (Illustrator)
$21.99
ISBN: 9781952919114
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Published: Genz Publishing - March 15th, 2021

Scholastic Parents Night [2/10]

It's difficult getting kids to read in a society full of action-packed TV shows and video games, but Scholastic Parents Night is here to help! At Scholastic Parents Night, a panel of Scholastic authors, editors and education experts will answer your burning questions on how to engage kids with books, build their skills, and grow their confidence. Along with receiving digital swag after the event, you can stop by the shop to get special give-aways while supplies last. Interested in attending?

VIRTUAL: D&D with Aaron Reynolds at the Hudson Library [2/6]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Aaron Reynolds on February 6th at 1pm. Reynolds will be holding a D&D session with characters from his latest book, Fart Quest.

*Note: this is a virtual event and you need to register to join. If you'd like to register, please click here.

 

Fart Quest Cover Image
By Aaron Reynolds, Cam Kendell (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781250206367
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Click for Details
Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 15th, 2020

"Stay tuned for further gassy exploits." - Booklist, starred review

Jam-packed with potty humor, feats of bravery, and magical friendships, Fart Quest by bestselling author Aaron Reynolds and illustrator Cam Kendell is perfect for every young hero looking for a wild adventure.


Hope Bolinger and Alyssa Roat at The Learned Owl [11/8]

Hope Bolinger and Alyssa Roat will be at the Learned Owl on Sunday, November 8th from 2 to 4pm. They will be discussing their new young adult novel, Dear Hero.

 

Dear Hero Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781947796805
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Published: Intense Publications - September 28th, 2020

Cortex and V need a new nemesis. Up-and-coming teen superhero Cortex is on top of the world-at least, until his villain dumps him. If he's going to save his reputation, he needs a new antagonist, and fast. Meanwhile, the villainous Vortex has once again gotten a little overeager and taken out a hero prematurely. Will any young hero be able to keep up with her?


Hope Bolinger at The Learned Owl [8/22]

Hope Bolinger will be at the Learned Owl on Saturday, August 22nd from 1 to 3. Bolinger will be signing her new book Den: If You Don't Want to Die, Don't Sleep with Lions

Den: If You Don't Want to Die, Don't Sleep with Lions Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781645262664
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Published: Illuminate YA - July 27th, 2020

Danny Belte barely survived his sophomore year at King's Academy, having to deal with horrible initiation practices, stomach-churning cafeteria food, and the constant threat of arson.


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