Great Graphic Novels for First Readers
Join Us to Explore These Hilarious and Clever New Tales!
What do adventurous potatoes, a hungry chupacabra, a magical cat and dog, and alligator detectives all have in common? They're all part of this playfully fun live middle grade event!
Join us to meet:
Investigators: All Tide Up! by JOHN PATRICK GREEN. When a cruise captain is found drifting at sea and delirious, the search begins for his missing ship and passengers! Did it sink? Was it boat-napped? Are supernatural forces at play? And can the InvestiGators unravel this maritime mystery before a second cruise befalls a similarly unfathomable fate? Seas the day and find out in this new nautical adventure!
Fry Guys by ERIC GERON. Waffle has always dreamed about adventure outside her small town of Spudtown, Idaho. But as it turns out, adventure was dreaming of her, too. One day, Waffle’s hometown is invaded by evil UFO-nion Rings. They're big. They're greasy. And they're ready to take all the fries back to their lair. It’s up to Waffle and her best buddies, Curly and Sweets, to put an end to the UFO-nion Rings’ rampage. That is... if they can!
The Chupacabra Hoopla (Cryptid Club #3) by MICHAEL BRUMM. When the school lunches go missing and mysterious spaghetti-sauce tracks lead to the woods, Lily has no choice but to enlist the help of her main nemesis, Daisy, to help catch the crook. As the school continues to go without any food, the starving students begin fighting over the last crumbs. Then the school custodian reports that his sandwich was stolen by a large-eyed creature with sharp claws! Can the Cryptid Club solve the mystery of the chupacabra before the entire school turns into the hunger games?
- Styx and Scones and the Cracked Crystal by JAY COOPER.Styx the cat and Scones the dog live with two friendly witches. When the witches are out, the pets play fetch with their crystal ball. Then it cracks, sprouts legs, and runs off! Can they catch it before the witches get home?
*One book may be brought from home to be signed for every book purchased at the event.
Saturday, October 21st at 4PM EST at Our 17th St Store!
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