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Books of Wonder

18 West 18th Street
New York, NY 10011

United States

212-989-3270; storebooksofwonder.com

Type: Bookstore — Not set

Web site: http://www.booksofwonder.com/

Description: Specialty: Children

"Books of Wonder is New York's premiere children's bookstore, specializing in new, old, rare, and out-of-print children's books. "

Added by: lampbane.  Contacted: Yes.  Venue ID: 1828

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Upcoming events

Apr
16
Sara Benincasa will be promoting Great (Wednesday, April 16 at 5pm)
Sara Benincasa will be promoting Great (added from HarperCollins)
Apr
27
Sam Garton will be promoting I Am Otter (Sunday, April 27 at unknown time)
Sam Garton will be promoting I Am Otter (added from HarperCollins)
May
3
Soman Chainani will be promoting The School for Good and Evil #2: A World without Princes (Saturday, May 3 at 1pm)
Oct
13
Tonya Hurley (Monday, October 13 at 5pm)
Tonya Hurley is the author of the New York Times bestselling series ghostgirl and The Blessed trilogy. She has worked in nearly every aspect of teen entertainment: creating, writing, and producing two hit TV series; writing and directing several acclaimed independent films; and developing a groundbreaking collection of video games. Tonya lives with her husband and daughter in Brooklyn, New York. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Oct
19
Tim Federle (Sunday, October 19 at 3pm)
Tim Federle was born in San Francisco, grew up in Pittsburgh, and began crashing New York auditions as a teenager, landing in five Broadway shows. Tim’s debut novel, Better Nate Than Ever, was inspired by his adventures backstage; Five, Six, Seven, Nate! chronicles Nate Foster’s further exploits in E.T.: The Musical. Find the author at TimFederle.com and on Twitter @TimFederle. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Oct
29
Kristi Cook (Wednesday, October 29 at 7pm)
Kristi Cook also publishes adult titles under the names Kristina Cook and Kristi Astor. Her YA novels include Haven, Mirage, and Eternal. Kristi lives in New York City with her husband and two daughters. Visit her at Kristi-Cook.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
10
Corey Ann Haydu (Monday, November 10 at 4pm)
Corey Ann Haydu grew up in the Boston area but now lives in Brooklyn, New York, where she drinks mochas and uses a lot of Post-it notes, habits she picked up while earning her MFA at the New School. OCD Love Story is her first novel. Find out more at CoreyAnnHaydu.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
10
Corey Ann Haydu (Monday, November 10 at unknown time)
Corey Ann Haydu grew up in the Boston area but now lives in Brooklyn, New York, where she drinks mochas and uses a lot of Post-it notes, habits she picked up while earning her MFA at the New School. OCD Love Story is her first novel. Find out more at CoreyAnnHaydu.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
12
James Howe (Wednesday, November 12 at 1pm)
James Howe is the author of more than ninety books for young readers, including the modern classic Bunnicula and its highly popular sequels. In 2001, Howe published The Misfits, the story of four outcast seventh-graders who try to end name-calling in their school. The Misfits is now widely read and studied in middle schools throughout the country, and was the inspiration for the national movement known as No Name-Calling Week (NoNameCallingWeek.org), an event observed by thousands of middle and elementary schools annually. There are three companion novels to The Misfits: Totally Joe (2005), Addie on the Inside (2011), and Also Known as Elvis (2014). Howe’s many other books for children from preschool through teens frequently deal with the acceptance of difference and being true to oneself. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nov
16
Scott Campbell (Sunday, November 16 at 12pm)
Scott Campbell’s paintings have appeared in numerous shows and publications around the world. He has created award-winning comics, such as “Igloo Head and Tree Head,” which appeared in the Flight anthology, and is the illustrator of Zombie in Love by Kelly DiPucchio; East Dragon, West Dragon by Robyn Eversole; and If Dogs Run Free by Bob Dylan. Scott lives in New York City. Visit him at PyramidCar.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nov
18
Cynthia Kadohata (Tuesday, November 18 at 6pm)
Cynthia Kadohata is the author of the Newbery Medal–winning book Kira-Kira, the Jane Addams Peace Award and Pen USA Award winner Weedflower, Cracker!, Outside Beauty, A Million Shades of Gray, and several critically acclaimed adult novels, including The Floating World. She has published numerous short stories in such literary journals as The New Yorker, Ploughshares, Grand Street, and the Mississippi Review. She lives with her son and dog in West Covina, California. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Jan
27
Tim Federle (Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 6pm)
Tim Federle was born in San Francisco, grew up in Pittsburgh, and began crashing New York auditions as a teenager, landing in five Broadway shows. Tim’s debut novel, Better Nate Than Ever, was inspired by his adventures backstage; Five, Six, Seven, Nate! chronicles Nate Foster’s further exploits in E.T.: The Musical. Find the author at TimFederle.com and on Twitter @TimFederle. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jan
27
Tim Federle (Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at unknown time)
Tim Federle was born in San Francisco, grew up in Pittsburgh, and began crashing New York auditions as a teenager, landing in five Broadway shows. Tim’s debut novel, Better Nate Than Ever, was inspired by his adventures backstage; Five, Six, Seven, Nate! chronicles Nate Foster’s further exploits in E.T.: The Musical. Find the author at TimFederle.com and on Twitter @TimFederle. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jan
27
Tim Federle (Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 7pm)
Tim Federle was born in San Francisco, grew up in Pittsburgh, and began crashing New York auditions as a teenager, landing in five Broadway shows. Tim’s debut novel, Better Nate Than Ever, was inspired by his adventures backstage; Five, Six, Seven, Nate! chronicles Nate Foster’s further exploits in E.T.: The Musical. Find the author at TimFederle.com and on Twitter @TimFederle. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Mar
15
Angela DiTerlizzi (Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 1pm)
Angela DiTerlizzi is a mom, wife, and author who loves writing books for children. She and her husband, bestselling author/illustrator Tony DiTerlizzi, reside with their daughter in Amherst, Massachusetts, and Jupiter, Florida. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Mar
29
Jennifer Castle will be promoting You Look Different in Real Life (Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 1pm)
Jennifer Castle will be promoting You Look Different in Real Life (added from HarperCollins)
Mar
30
Brian Floca (Monday, March 30, 2015 at 1pm)
Brian Floca is the author and illustrator of Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11, a Robert F. Sibert Honor Book and a New York Times Best Illustrated Book; Lightship, also a Sibert Honor Book; Racecar Alphabet, an ALA Notable Children’s Book, and Locomotive, the recipient of seven starred reviews and a New York Times 2013 Best Illustrated Children’s Book. He has illustrated Avi’s Poppy Stories, Kate Messner’s Marty McGuire novels, and Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan’s Ballet for Martha: Making Appalachian Spring, a Sibert Honor Book and winner of the Orbis Pictus Award. You can visit him online at BrianFloca.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Apr
18
Jenny Han (Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 6pm)
Jenny Han is the New York Times bestselling author of The Summer I Turned Pretty series, Shug, and the Burn for Burn trilogy, cowritten with Siobhan Vivian. She is also the author of the chapter book Clara Lee and The Apple Pie Dream. A former children’s bookseller, she earned her MFA in creative writing at the New School. Visit her at DearJennyHan.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Apr
22
Sara Benincasa will be promoting Great (Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 5pm)
Sara Benincasa will be promoting Great (added from HarperCollins)
May
3
Sam Garton will be promoting I Am Otter (Sunday, May 3, 2015 at unknown time)
Sam Garton will be promoting I Am Otter (added from HarperCollins)
May
9
Soman Chainani will be promoting The School for Good and Evil #2: A World without Princes (Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 1pm)
Oct
19
Tim Federle (Monday, October 19, 2015 at 3pm)
Tim Federle was born in San Francisco, grew up in Pittsburgh, and began crashing New York auditions as a teenager, landing in five Broadway shows. Tim’s debut novel, Better Nate Than Ever, was inspired by his adventures backstage; Five, Six, Seven, Nate! chronicles Nate Foster’s further exploits in E.T.: The Musical. Find the author at TimFederle.com and on Twitter @TimFederle. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Oct
29
Kristi Cook (Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 7pm)
Kristi Cook also publishes adult titles under the names Kristina Cook and Kristi Astor. Her YA novels include Haven, Mirage, and Eternal. Kristi lives in New York City with her husband and two daughters. Visit her at Kristi-Cook.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
12
James Howe (Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 1pm)
James Howe is the author of more than ninety books for young readers, including the modern classic Bunnicula and its highly popular sequels. In 2001, Howe published The Misfits, the story of four outcast seventh-graders who try to end name-calling in their school. The Misfits is now widely read and studied in middle schools throughout the country, and was the inspiration for the national movement known as No Name-Calling Week (NoNameCallingWeek.org), an event observed by thousands of middle and elementary schools annually. There are three companion novels to The Misfits: Totally Joe (2005), Addie on the Inside (2011), and Also Known as Elvis (2014). Howe’s many other books for children from preschool through teens frequently deal with the acceptance of difference and being true to oneself. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nov
16
Scott Campbell (Monday, November 16, 2015 at 12pm)
Scott Campbell’s paintings have appeared in numerous shows and publications around the world. He has created award-winning comics, such as “Igloo Head and Tree Head,” which appeared in the Flight anthology, and is the illustrator of Zombie in Love by Kelly DiPucchio; East Dragon, West Dragon by Robyn Eversole; and If Dogs Run Free by Bob Dylan. Scott lives in New York City. Visit him at PyramidCar.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)

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