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Wednesday Lit Talk: "Secrets of the Pied Piper: Peddler's Road"

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Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

After finding themselves magically transported to an enchanted island where children from the original Pied Piper story are still being held, siblings Max and Carter attempt to return everyone home safely. Hear Regina read from "Secrets of the Pied Piper: Peddler's Road" with special guest author Matthew Cody in attendance. This week's lit talk takes place Wednesday, April 4 at 5:00 p.m. and is best suited for readers from nine to 14 years old (and their families).

The Peddler's Road (Secrets of the Pied Piper #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780385755221
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 27th, 2015

Will in Scarlet Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780375872921
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yearling Books - August 26th, 2014

Regina's Lit Talk: Magical Madness with "The Last Unicorn"

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Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

A unicorn, discovering she might be the last of her kind, wanders the woods on a journey to find others like her. She finds love and loss, but does she encounter her fellow unicorns? Hear Regina read an excerpt of "The Last Unicorn" by Peter Beagle aloud on Wednesday, March 30 at 5:00 p.m. at Bank Street Book Store to learn the fate of this enduring symbol of magic and mystery. Kids from ages nine to 14 (and their families) should come prepared to discuss Regina's passage.

The Last Unicorn Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780451450524
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Published: Ace Books - November 1st, 2011

Regina's Lit Talk: Magical Madness with "The Amulet of Samarkand"

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Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

A magician's apprentice named Nathaniel takes revenge on a young rival in Jonathan Stroud's "The Amulet of Samarkand," delivering the opening salvo in a match-up of wits and wizards. Magic abounds in this tale of learning to use and control the lessons one learns on the way to true magical talent. Hear Regina read an excerpt of "The Amulet of Samarkand" aloud on Wednesday, March 23 at 5:00 p.m. at Bank Street Book Store. Kids ages nine to 14 (and their families) should come prepared to discuss Regina's passage.
 

The Amulet of Samarkand (Bartimaeus Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780786852550
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - May 12th, 2004

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