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May 2016

Mo Willems at the Burlington Barnes & Noble

May 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Burlington Barnes & Noble,
98 Middlesex Parkway
Burlington, MA 01803 United States
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Please join the Burlington Barnes & Noble for a special event taking place on May 21! Come to enjoy storytime with award-winning author/illustrator Mo Willems.

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Ashley Royer at the Hingham Barnes & Noble

May 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hingham Barnes & Noble,
The Derby Street Shoppes, 96 Derby St., Suite 300
Hingham, MA 02043 United States
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Meet local teen and Watty Award-winning author Ashley Royer for a signing of her book Remember to Forget. Copies of Remember to Forget will be available for purchase the night of the event.

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Bob Pflugfelder at The Blue Bunny

May 21 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
The Blue Bunny Books and Toys,
577 High St.
Dedham, MA 02026 United States
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Meet “Science Bob” Pflugfelder, co-author of the popular Nick and Tesla book series for kids. To celebrate the release of the 6th book in the series — Nick and Tesla’s Solar-Powered Showdown — Bob will demonstrating a science experiment for kids as part of his presentation. All welcome.

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Anna Staniszewski at An Unlikely Story

May 21 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
An Unlikely Story,
111 South St.
Plainville, MA 02762 United States
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Author Anna Staniszewski, author of The Dirt Diary and Switched at First Kiss series, will be at An Unlikely Story to discuss her new book, The Truth Game. There will be some entertaining, Dirt Diary–themed games to play so it should be a fun time! This event requires registration, which will be available here on May 7th.   About The Truth Game For Rachel Lee, high school is off to a perfect start. Her boyfriend Evan is finally at the same school and she’s landed her…

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Ammi-Joan Paquette at Newtonville Books

May 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Newtonville Books,
10 Langley Rd.
Newton, MA 02459 United States
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About Princess Juniper of the Anju The land known as Queen’s Basin is securely under Juniper’s rule, and the time has come to focus on saving her father’s kingdom. But before she can return to Torr, Juniper must find her subjects’ missing horses, which were taken by a tribe of the Anju who live in the Hourglass Mountains — the very tribe her mother once belonged to. Juniper arrives at the Anju settlement just as the tribe members are about…

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Heather Vogel Frederick at the Concord Bookshop

May 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Concord Bookshop,
65 Main St.
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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Please join the Concord Bookshop on Sunday, May 22 at 3:00 pm, as they welcome Heather Vogel Frederick with Mother-Daughter Book Camp, the final installment in the beloved Mother-Daughter Book Club series. Heather Vogel Frederick is the author of the popular Mother-Daughter Book Club series, as well as the Edgar Award nominated Absolutely Truly, the highly acclaimed The Voyage of Patience Goodspeed, The Education of Patience Goodspeed, and the Spy Mice series. Heather splits her time between Boston and Portland, Oregon, with her family.

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Yuyi Morales at the BPL’s East Boston Branch

May 25 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Boston Public Library, East Boston Branch,
365 Bremen St.
East Boston, MA 02128 United States
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Viva Frida

Join us for a very special visit from children’s author and illustrator Yuyi Morales. Ms. Morales is a multiple winner of the Pura Belpré Medal, an honor bestowed to authors whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates Latino cultural experience in literature for children. In 2015 she received the Caldecott Honor for her book Viva Frida. Born in Xalapa, Mexico, Ms. Morales showcases the rich culture she grew up with in many of her stories. Limited seating is available.

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Maggie Stiefvater at An Unlikely Story

May 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
An Unlikely Story,
111 South St.
Plainville, MA 02762 United States
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Young adult bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater will be here to celebrate The Raven King, the fourth book of The Raven Cycle.  She’ll be discussing the new book and signing copies of it and her other bestsellers, including The Scorpio Races, Shiver, and Linger. This event requires advance registration, which will be available here starting on May 11th.   About The Raven King The fourth and final installment in the spellbinding series from the irrepressible, #1 New York Times–bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater. All her life, Blue has been…

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Chris Stevenson at the Burlington Barnes & Noble

May 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Burlington Barnes & Noble,
98 Middlesex Parkway
Burlington, MA 01803 United States
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Come visit the Burlington Barnes & Noble and meet Chris Stevenson, author of The Drum of Destiny and The Actor!

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Maggie Stiefvater at the Brookline Public Library

May 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Brookline Public Library,
361 Washington St.
Brookline, MA 02445 United States
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