NYC: Brooklyn Museum: 7th Annual Children’s Book Fair

If you have no plans this coming Saturday, bring your kids to the 7th Annual Children’s Book Fair at Brooklyn Museum. See below or here for details.


7th Annual Children’s Book Fair

Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 12–4 p.m.
Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Pavilion, 1st Floor

Meet your favorite Brooklyn authors and illustrators at this free event featuring storybooks, picture books, graphic novels, and, for the first time, books for young adults! Enjoy presentations by Melissa Guion, Oliver Jeffers, and Adam Gidwitz. Includes games and activities for all ages.

Readings in the Rubin Pavilion:

1 p.m. Melissa Guion: Baby Penguins Everywhere
2 p.m. Oliver Jeffers: Stuck
3 p.m. Adam Gidwitz: In a Glass Grimmly

Other participating authors and illustrators:

Selina Alko, Kristen Balouch, Artie Bennett, Sophie Blackall, Lauren Castillo, John M. Cusick, Brianne Farley, Laura Lee Gulledge, Edward Hemingway, Melissa Iwai & Denis Markell, Emily Jenkins, John & Wendy, Nancy Krulik, Diane Kredensor, Boris Kulikov, C. Alexander London, Laura Ljungkvist, John Bemelmans Marciano, Andrés Vera Martinez & Na Liu, Scott Menchin, Diane Muldrow, Michael Northrop, Johan Olander, Sean Qualls, Fiona Robinson, Sergio Ruzzier, Stephen A. Savage, David Ezra Stein, Naoko Stoop, Lauren Thompson, Hyewon Yum, and Dwight Jon Zimmerman

After the readings, stay for a special performance of Sergei Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf, by the Brooklyn Conservatory Community Orchestra and The Maestrosities.


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