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March 2015

Barney Saltzberg at The Blue Bunny

March 2 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
The Blue Bunny Books and Toys,
577 High St., Dedham, MA 02026 United States
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Children’s author/illustrator/songwriter Barney Saltzberg will be in Boston on Monday, March 2nd. In addition to promoting his new board book series Redbird, Barney is also on the road for his wildly popular book Beautiful Oops!, which has sparked a movement in classrooms across the country. Learn about Workman’s program around Beautiful Oops! at www.beautifuloops.com. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Barney Saltzberg is the author-illustrator of close to 50 books for children, including the critically acclaimed Beautiful Oops!, Arlo Needs Glasses, Good Egg,…

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Anna Staniszewski at the Boston Public Library’s Faneuil Branch

March 2 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Boston Public Library Faneuil Branch,
419 Faneuil St., Brighton, MA 02135 United States
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Local children’s and teen author Anna Staniszewski visits the library to discuss her book The Dirt Diary, followed by a writing activity. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

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$5 (cash only)

From Page to Screen panel at Simmons College

March 2 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Paresky Room, Simmons College,
300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 United States
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Please join Children’s Books Boston for the rescheduled panel discussion: FROM PAGE TO SCREEN: AN INSIDE LOOK AT CHILDREN’S BOOK ADAPTATIONS Simmons College, The Paresky Conference Room 300 The Fenway, Boston MA Monday, March 2, 5:30 pm Panelists: ​ Carol Greenwald, Senior Executive Producer of Children’s Programs at WGBH Boston Nikki Silver, Co-chief Creator at Tonik Productions Ammi-Joan Paquette, Senior Agent with Erin Murphy Literary Agency Moderator: Deborah Kovacs, Senior Vice President, Walden Media and Publisher, Walden Pond Press Moving a great story from…

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Marie Rutkoski and Kristin Cashore at Harvard Book Store

March 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Harvard Book Store,
1256 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Harvard Book Store is pleased to welcome back Marie Rutkoski, author of The Winner’s Curse, and acclaimed young adult author Kristin Cashore for a discussion of the second book in Rutkoski’s The Winner’s Trilogy, The Winner’s Crime. A royal wedding is what most girls dream about. It means one celebration after another: balls, fireworks, and revelry until dawn. But to Kestrel it means living in a cage of her own making. As the wedding approaches, she aches to tell Arin the truth…

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Kathy Reichs at Framingham Barnes & Noble

March 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Framingham Barnes & Noble,
1 Worcester Rd., Framingham, MA 01701 United States
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The Virals are back but they’re not the only pack in town anymore. Kathy Reichs’s Terminal finds Tory Brennan and the rest of the Morris Island gang tracking a pack of rogue Virals who call themselves the Trinity.

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“Prime Time Rhyme” craft chat with Josh Funk at the Writers’ Loft

March 3 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Writers’ Loft,
20 North Main St. #360, Sherborn, MA 01770 United States
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free/members; donation/nonmembers

Scribe & Snack Write-In at the Writers’ Loft

March 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Writers’ Loft,
20 North Main St. #360, Sherborn, MA 01770 United States
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Up your word count on Friday, March 6th from 10am-2pm during our Scribe & Snack Write-In. Drop in for all or part of the day to write. Take a break at noon to chat over bagged lunches (we’ll provide the tea and coffee). This edition will feature the Hopeful Spring Berries & Cream from Nancer Ballard. This event is open to all. Donation; members free.

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“Using Scrivener to Enhance Your Writing Process” craft chat at the Writers’ Loft

March 7 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
The Writers’ Loft,
20 North Main St. #360, Sherborn, MA 01770 United States
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“Ins and Outs of Writing for Children” craft program at Odyssey Bookshop

March 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Odyssey Bookshop,
9 College St., South Hadley, MA 01075 United States
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Four local authors who write for children and young adults talk about dreaming up the realistic, dark, and paranormal characters who inhabit their books. Come hear Corinne Demas, Jeff Mack, Dawn Metcalf, and Greg Ruth explain their approaches to voice, craft, research, and publishing in a panel discussion co-sponsored by Straw Dog Writers Guild and The Odyssey Bookshop. The following authors will appear on the Ins and Outs of Writing for Children panel: Dawn Metcalf writes dark, quirky, sometimes humorous…

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Matt Tavares at Book Ends Winchester

March 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Book Ends Winchester,
559 Main St., Winchester, MA 01890 United States
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Local author, illustrator, and baseball fan Matt Tavares returns to Book Ends to sign and talk about his newest picture book, Growing Up Pedro, about the famous Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez. Candlewick Books, Matt’s publisher, is also offering a special promotion. A customer who purchases any of the titles from Matt’s baseball library (Zachary’s Ball, Becoming Babe Ruth, Henry Aaron’s Dream, Mudball, Oliver’s Game, There Goes Ted Williams, and Growing Up Pedro) between 2/10/15 and Opening Day (4/6/15) is…

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