Fantastic Middle Grade Reads

Fantastic Middle Grade Reads

June 2nd at 6:00PM EST
17th Street Location

Dive Into Fantastical Worlds — Old & New! 

Embark on a rescue journey to the underworld with two beloved characters from the Percy Jackson saga, the demi-god sons of Hades and Apollo, and then meet a group of (sort-of) powerful Witchlings as they race against a mysterious force turning people into stone in these fascinating tales!

You won't want to miss:

  • The Sun and the Star by MARK OSHIRO and Rick RiordanNico, the son of Hades, has been through so much, but the brightest thing in his life is his boyfriend, Will, the son of Apollo. Nico constantly hears a voice calling out to him from the Underworld, and he thinks it's Bob, a reformed Titan left behind when Percy and Annabeth escaped Hades's realm. Nico is sure Bob is in some kind of trouble, and so of course Will insists on coming with on this quest. But can a being made of light survive in the darkest part of the world? And what does the prophecy mean that Nico will have to "leave something of equal value behind?"
    The standalone chapter of the Percy Jackson saga co-written by award-winning author MARK OSHIRO!

  • Witchlings: The Golden Frog Games by CLARIBEL A. ORTEGAEvery four years all gather for the Golden Frog Games, a legendary magical tournament, and Thorn is ready to compete! But when a forbidden hex is used to turn her fellow champions to stone, suspicion lands on the Witchlings. As they attempt to unravel the mystery of the stonifications, Seven is harboring a dangerous secret: she's supposed to be able to communicate with animals, but the voices she hears belong instead to dark monsters... Can Seven fix her broken magic and find out who is stonifying the champions... before Thorn becomes the next victim? The latest title from New York Times bestselling author CLARIBEL A. ORTEGA!

*One book may be brought from home to be signed for every book purchased at the event.

Friday, June 2nd at 6PM EST Our 17th St Store! 

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