Literary

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Inside the ABC of It: The Writer's Perspective

Event date: 
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - 7:00pm

ABC-of-It

This fall, the Bank Street College of Education will host three lively panel discussions moderated by Leonard Marcus, curator of “The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter,” the critically acclaimed exhibition currently on view at The New York Public Library. 

Inside the ABC of It: The Writer's Perspective features panelists:

Robie Harris, author and former teacher at Bank Street School for Children
Jon Scieszka, author and the inaugural National Ambassador of Young People's Literature
Rebecca Stead, Newbery-winning author of When You Reach Me 
Wendy Lamb, V-P, Publishing Director, Wendy Lamb Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House Children's Books

A Visit to William Blake's Inn: Poems for Innocent and Experienced Travelers Cover Image
By Nancy Willard, Alice Provensen (Illustrator), Martin Provensen (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780152938239
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Voyager Paperbacks - October 29th, 1982

Inside the ABC of It: The Artist's and Designer's Perspective

Event date: 
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 7:00pm

ABC-of-It Max Fur Door

This fall, the Bank Street College of Education will host three lively panel discussions moderated by Leonard Marcus, curator of “The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter,” the critically acclaimed exhibition currently on view at The New York Public Library. 

Inside the ABC of It: The Artist's and Designer's Perspective features panelists:

Urshula Barbour, Co-Founder, Pure + Applied, designer of "The ABC of It" Exhibition
Laurent Linn, Art Director, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers*
Martha Rago, Associate Creative Director, HarperCollins Children's Books*
Cecilia Young, V-P, Art Director, Penguin Random House Children's Books
* Linn and Rago are also members of the Bank Street Children's Book Committee

More information about Inside the ABC of It: The Artist's and Designer's Perspective here.

Where the Wild Things Are (Caldecott Collection) Cover Image
By Maurice Sendak, Maurice Sendak (Illustrator)
$8.95
ISBN: 9780064431781
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - December 26th, 2012

The Annotated Alice: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass Cover Image
By Lewis Carroll, John Tenniel (Illustrator), Martin Gardner (Notes by)
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ISBN: 9780393048476
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 17th, 1999

Brooklyn Book Festival

Event date: 
Sunday, September 22, 2013 - 10:00am to 6:00pm

Brooklyn Book Festival

Bank Street Bookstore is once again proud to be the children's bookseller for the Brooklyn Book Festival, New York City's premiere book fair.

The following fabulous children's book authors will be greeting fans and signing their books that day:

Katherine Applegate
Betsy Bird
Peter Brown
Michael Buckley
Meg Cabot
Donald Crews
Doreen Cronin
Sharon Draper
Jarrett Krosoczka
David Levithan
Sonia Manzano
Lauren Myracle
Patrick Ness
Herman Parish
Sean Qualls
Sherri Duskey Rinker
Laura Vaccaro Seeger
Jeff Smith
David Ezra Stein
Raina Telgemeier
Sheila Turnage
Gene Luen Yang
Jane Yolen


Come by our booth and say hi!

When:
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2013, 10am-6pm
Where:
Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza,
209 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn NY 11201

Brooklyn Book Festival

A Monster Calls: Inspired by an Idea from Siobhan Dowd Cover Image
By Patrick Ness, Jim Kay (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780763660659
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - March 12th, 2013

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