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September 2016
 
Thursday, September 29th, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Books of Wonder is delighted to host Caldecott Medalist ALLEN SAY for an open stock signing! We invite you to bring all of your ALLEN SAY books from home for him to sign for you but request that you purchase one of his titles from the store to enter the signing line.

Thursday, September 29th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Best friends forever? Join YA authors LINDSEY ROSIN (Cherry) and JOCELYN DAVIES (The Odds of Lightning) as they discussion friendship, first love, heartbreak, and high school.

 
October 2016
 
Saturday, October 1st, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Books of Wonder is thrilled to welcome SUSAN VERDE, GEORGIE BADIEL, and PETER H REYNOLDS to introduce their new collaboration, The Water Princess. This new picture book presents the moving story, based on GEORGIE BADIEL's childhood in Africa, of one girl's quest to ensure that her town has clean water.

Sunday, October 2nd, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Get ready for some GREAT MIDDLE GRADE ADVENTURE as SIX fantastic authors present their latest tales of mystery, action, and intrigue with your young readers. ISAIAH CAMPBELL, ELIZABETH EULBERG, STUART GIBBS, ADAM GIDWITZ, ROBERT IMFELD, and BARRY LYGA will be here starting at 1pm and you won't want to miss a page!

Sunday, October 2nd, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Join us at Books of Wonder to celebrate the launch party for a hilarious new middle grade novel about a special new class pet with the author, TOM O'DONNELL, and the artist, TIM MILLER!

Tuesday, October 4th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Books of Wonder is thrilled to be hosting the launch party for the first book in an epic new middle grade series, Mice of the Round Table, with debut author JULIE LEUNG. Julie will be in discussion with BRIDGET HODDER, author of The Rat Prince.

Wednesday, October 5th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Don't miss the dual launch of the second book in the Zeroes series, Swarm by NY Times best-selling author SCOTT WESTERFELD and debut novel Our Chemical Hearts by KRYSTAL SUTHERLAND! Your teen readers won't want to miss out on these two great new reads!

Thursday, October 6th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Join Books of Wonder as we welcome debut author ARAM KIM for the launch of her new picture book, Cat on the Bus. This beautiful, nearly wordless picture book details the touching story of a homeless cat in search of a home.

Friday, October 7th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Come join Books of Wonder and Tor Books as we celebrate New York Comic Con with FIVE great teen authors. V.E. SCHWAB, FRAN WILDE, SARAH PORTER, KIM LIGGETT, and ERIKA LEWIS will be stopping by to talk about their newest books! There will also be a raffle of new galleys from Tor's upcoming season during the event.

Saturday, October 8th, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Join Books of Wonder in welcoming NY Times bestselling author, RAINA TELGEMEIER as she joins us for an open stock signing to celebrate her newest graphic novel, Ghosts. We invite you to bring all of your RAINA TELGEMEIER books from home for her to sign for you but request that you purchase one of her titles from the store to enter the signing line.

Saturday, October 8th, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Get ready for some GREAT MIDDLE GRADE READS as FOUR fantastic authors and artists present their latest tales of puzzles, mystery and magic with your young readers. TANIA del RIO, CLAIRE LEGRAND, AMY IGNATOW, and WILL STAEHLE will be here starting at 1pm and you won't want to miss a page!

Sunday, October 9th, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Excited for New York Comic Con? To add further to the festivities of the weekend, Books of Wonder is thrilled to host four fantastic authors of great, new, teen sci-fi and fantasy novels!

Monday, October 10th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Join Books of Wonder as we welcome #1 NY Times bestselling author MARGARET STOHL for the launch of Black Widow: Red Vengeance! Margaret will be joined in conversation by fellow authors RYAN NORTH, MARGUERITE BENNETT, and LORRAINE CINK, as well as Marvel's Director of Content and Development, SANA AMANAT, and Marvel's Producer, JUDY STEPHENS.

Black Widow: Red Vengeance is the action-packed sequel to the instant best-seller, Black Widow: Forever Red. This time, Stohl takes readers inside the minds of Marvel's most cunning and dangerous spies—Black Widow and Red Widow—delving deeper into their powers and will reveal more than ever before about the infamous assassin and her fledgling hero-in-training.

Pre-order Black Widow Red Vengeance and receive a signed limited edition comic book, Red Widow First Strike written by Margaret Stohl. *

*Limited to quantities on hand. While supplies last.

We are also pleased to announce a Cosplay contest judged by Marvel staff JUDY STEPHENS. There will be prizes, treats, and wristbands, so come dressed in your very best!

Tuesday, October 11th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Join Books of Wonder in celebrating the launch of the exciting conclusion to NY Times bestselling author MARIE LU's Young Elites trilogy, The Midnight Star! Your teen readers will not want to miss the fantastic conclusion to Adelina Amouteru's tale!

Thursday, October 13th, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Books of Wonder is thrilled to invite Newbery Honor Artist CECE BELL for her newest series of middle grade novels, Inspector Flytrap! This funny and clever illustrated chapter-book series starring a mystery-solving Venus flytrap is sure to delight all of the younger readers and listeners in your life.

Friday, October 14th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Join Books of Wonder in welcoming SARAH GLENN MARSH for the launch of her haunting new novel, Fear the Drowning Deep. SARAH GLENN MARSH will be in conversation with HEIDI HEILIG, author of The Girl from Everywhere, to introduce her surreal, historical fantasy novel that your teen readers will not want to miss!

Saturday, October 15th, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

A picture perfect afternoon of fun, awaits the whole family at our OCTOBER PICTURE BOOK BONANZA. Don't miss these colorful new storybooks and the chance to hear all about them right from their talented creators, Caldecott medalists, JERRY PINKNEY and CHRIS RASCHKA, and RYAN T. HIGGINS.

Sunday, October 16th, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Get ready to Trick-Or-Treat early this year as we bring you some Halloween fun two weeks early! Join us, and these three great authors and illustrators, as we get into the spirit of the season with these spooky, hilarious new picture books.

Sunday, October 16th, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Books of Wonder is proud to present debut author JONATHAN STOKES for the launch of his book, Addison Cooke and the Treasure of the Incas, the first book in a fast-paced adventure series. Your young readers will not want to miss out on all the action, treasure and shadowy plots!

Tuesday, October 18th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Books of Wonder is thrilled to welcome Caldecott Medalist JON KLASSEN and NY Times best-selling illustrator CARSON ELLIS to introduce their delightful new picture books. Fans young and old won't want to miss this fantastic event as JON KLASSEN presents the final book in his hat trilogy, We Found a Hat, and CARSON ELLIS debuts her delightfully nonsensical new book, Du Iz Tak.

Wednesday, October 19th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Join New York Times bestselling authors DAVID LEVITHAN and RACHEL COHN for the launch of their latest collaboration, The Twelve Days of Dash and Lily, the eagerly anticipated sequel to Dash and Lily's Book of Dares. Your teen readers will not want to miss out on the continuation of this epic love story!

Friday, October 21st, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Books of Wonder is thrilled to present YouTube sensation CHARLIE McDONNELL to present his new book, Fun Science! Science fans and vlogging enthusiasts won't want to miss this fantastic new book.

Saturday, October 22nd, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Get ready for an afternoon of Fantastic Middle Grade Reads as three talented authors present their latest fantastic tales for middle grade readers. PETER LERANGIS, HENRY H NEFF and JENNIFER A NEILSEN will be here starting at 1pm to share their latest novels -- you won't want to miss a page!

Sunday, October 23rd, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Join Books of Wonder as we celebrate diversity with a great panel filled with authors of fantastic new middle grade books that highlight diverse perspectives on the world. Authors ANN E. BURG, NIKKI GRIMES, CHRISTINE KENDALL and OLUGBEMISOLA RHUDAY-PERKOVITCH will be in the store to discuss their new novels.

Monday, October 24th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Gear up for Great Middle Grade Reads as FOUR fantastic authors present their latest novels with your young readers. PAUL GRIFFIN, LAURA MARX FITZGERALD, KATE MILFORD and LAUREN WOLK will be here starting at 1pm and you won't want to miss a page!

Saturday, October 29th, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Stop by Books of Wonder as we welcome SUZANNE WEYN and M.P. KOZLOWSKY as they celebrate the launch of their new YA novels, Bionic and Frost! SUZANNE WEYN and M.P. KOZLOWSKY will be joined by KASS MORGAN, author of The 100!

 
November 2016
 
Tuesday, November 1st, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Come out for an evening of action and adventure, magic and mystery, and thrills and chills! Books of Wonder is pleased to welcome FOUR great teen authors to introduce their newest sci-fi and fantasy novels. CATHERINE EGAN, AMIE KAUFMAN, JAY KRISTOFF and KIERSTEN WHITE will all be on hand to share their newest books!

Thursday, November 3rd, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Books of Wonder is thrilled to welcome NY Times best-selling author of Pretty Little Liars, SARA SHEPARD, for the New York City Launch Party of her most recent novel, and the first in a new series, The Amateurs! Your teen readers will not want to miss out on this great new mystery series.

Saturday, November 5th, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Join Books of Wonder as we welcome FIVE authors and artists of great new non-fiction books for young readers. SALLY COOK, ROSS MACDONALD, DAVID STABLER, DOOGIE HORNER and WILL LACH will be on hand to share their new books with you and your children.

Sunday, November 6th, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Join Books of Wonder and COURTNEY SHEINMEL as we celebrate the launch of her newest middle grade novel and the first book in a heartfelt new series. Fans of charming middle grade fiction will not want to miss out on the launch of The Kindness Club: Chloe on the Bright Side!

Monday, November 7th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Join Books of Wonder in welcoming authors LAURE EVE and LEAH KONEN as they present their latest teen novels! YA fans won't want to miss a page! These two authors will be joined in conversation by editor ANNE HETZEL to discuss their fantastic new books.

Tuesday, November 8th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Join Books of Wonder in welcoming THREE authors of fantastic new middle grade novels as they present their newest works for your young readers. EOIN COLFER, JONATHAN STROUD, and JOSHUA KHAN will be on hand to read from their new novels and sign books for all of their fans,

Friday, November 11th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Books of Wonder is delighted to welcome FOUR fantastic authors of new realistic teen novels for a night of great novels. JOCELYN DAVIES, A.S. KING, UNA LaMARCHE and YVONNE VENTRESCA will be in the store to share their newest works and sign copies for all of their fans.

Saturday, November 12th, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Get ready for some FUN MIDDLE GRADE READS as THREE fantastic authors present their hilarious new tales to your young readers. CHRIS GRABENSTEIN, BOOKI VIVAT and JUDE WATSON will be here starting at 1pm and you won't want to miss a page!

Tuesday, November 15th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Join Books of Wonder as we welcome ALEXANDRA MONIR for the launch of her latest YA novel, The Girl in the Picture! You and your teen readers won't want to miss this enthralling story of murder, deadly secrets and romance, in which everyone is a suspect and you will be left guessing until the very last page.

Saturday, November 26th, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Stop by Books of Wonder as we celebrate the beginning of another holiday season. And we're kicking it off the only way we know how, with THREE fantastic illustrators and their new picture books! Join us as we welcome Caldecott Medalist JERRY PINKNEY, Caldecott Honor artist PAMELA ZAGARENSKI and beloved artist KINUKO CRAFT to celebrate the beginning of the 2017 holiday season!

Sunday, November 27th, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Award-winning author, LISA GRAFF and Caldecott Honor artist LAUREN CASTILLO will be stopping by the store to introduce their new picture book collaboration, It Is Not Time for Sleeping! This delightful and heartfelt bedtime story is sure to be cherished by you and your young listeners for years to come.

 
December 2016
 
Saturday, December 3rd, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Join us on Saturday, December 3rd for an afternoon full of delightfully frightful tales with the master of goosebumps himself, the inimitable R.L. STINE! Your young readers will enjoy every thrilling moment, as R.L. STINE presents his newest book, Young Scrooge: A Very Scary Christmas Story.