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

Angela DiTerlizzi (Sunday, March 15 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)
Jennifer Castle will be promoting You Look Different in Real Life (Sunday, March 29 at 1pm)
Jennifer Castle will be promoting You Look Different in Real Life (added from HarperCollins)
Brian Floca (Monday, March 30 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)
Jenny Han (Saturday, April 18 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)
Sara Benincasa will be promoting Great (Wednesday, April 22 at 5pm)
Sara Benincasa will be promoting Great (added from HarperCollins)
Melissa Grey (Tuesday, April 28 at 6pm)
Melissa Grey (The Girl at Midnight)

Melissa Grey was born and raised in New York City. She wrote her first short story at the age of twelve and hasn't stopped writing since. After earning a degree in fine arts at Yale University, she traveled the world, then returned to New York City where she currently works as a freelance journalist. To learn more about Melissa, visit melissa-grey.com and follow @meligrey on Twitter.From the Hardcover edition. (added from Random House)… (more)
Leah Cypess will be promoting Death Sworn (Wednesday, April 29 at 6pm)
Leah Cypess will be promoting Death Sworn (added from HarperCollins)
Sam Garton will be promoting I Am Otter (Sunday, May 3 at unknown time)
Sam Garton will be promoting I Am Otter (added from HarperCollins)
Soman Chainani will be promoting The School for Good and Evil #2: A World without Princes (Saturday, May 9 at 1pm)
Andrew Clements (Monday, May 18 at unknown time)
Andrew Clements is the author of the enormously popular Frindle. More than 10 million copies of his books have been sold, and he has been nominated for a multitude of state awards, including two Christopher Awards and an Edgar Award. His popular works include About Average, Troublemaker, Extra Credit, Lost and Found, No Talking, Room One, Lunch Money, and more. He is also the author of the Benjamin Pratt & the Keepers of the School series. He lives with his wife in Maine and has four grown children. Visit him at AndrewClements.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Peter Lerangis will be promoting Seven Wonders Book 3: The Tomb of Shadows (Sunday, May 24 at 1pm)
Peter Lerangis will be promoting Seven Wonders Book 3: The Tomb of Shadows (added from HarperCollins)
Tim Federle (Monday, 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)
Ellen Hopkins (Wednesday, October 21 at 6pm)
Ellen Hopkins is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Crank, Burned, Impulse, Glass, Identical, Tricks, Fallout, Perfect, Tilt, Smoke, and Rumble, as well as the adult novels Triangles and Collateral. She lives with her family in Carson City, Nevada, where she has founded Ventana Sierra, a nonprofit youth housing and resource initiative. Visit her at EllenHopkins.com and on Facebook, and follow her on Twitter at @EllenHopkinsYA. For more information on Ventana Sierra, go to VentanaSierra.org. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Kristi Cook (Thursday, 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)
Robert Sabuda (Monday, November 9 at 1pm)
Robert Sabuda is one of the most innovative and inventive children's book creators and is known worldwide for his amazing pop-up paper engineering. His books include Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Twelve Days of Christmas, The Night Before Christmas, The Winter's Tale, Peter Pan, Beauty and the Beast, to name but afew, have garnered numerous awards and have made the New York Times bestseller lists on many occasions. He lives in New York City. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
James Howe (Thursday, 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)
Scott Campbell (Monday, 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)
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