11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Pavilion, 1st Floor
Meet your favorite Brooklyn authors and illustrators at this free event featuring storybooks, picture books, graphic novels, and, for the first time, books for young adults! Enjoy presentations by Melissa Guion, Oliver Jeffers, and Adam Gidwitz. Includes games and activities for all ages.
Readings in the Rubin Pavilion:
1 p.m. Melissa Guion: Baby Penguins Everywhere
2 p.m. Oliver Jeffers: Stuck
3 p.m. Adam Gidwitz: In a Glass Grimmly
Other participating authors and illustrators:
Selina Alko, Kristen Balouch, Artie Bennett, Sophie Blackall, Lauren Castillo, John M. Cusick, Brianne Farley, Laura Lee Gulledge, Edward Hemingway, Melissa Iwai & Denis Markell, Emily Jenkins, John & Wendy, Nancy Krulik, Diane Kredensor, Boris Kulikov, C. Alexander London, Laura Ljungkvist, John Bemelmans Marciano, Andrés Vera Martinez & Na Liu, Scott Menchin, Diane Muldrow, Michael Northrop, Johan Olander, Sean Qualls, Fiona Robinson, Sergio Ruzzier, Stephen A. Savage, David Ezra Stein, Naoko Stoop, Lauren Thompson, Hyewon Yum, and Dwight Jon Zimmerman
After the readings, stay for a special performance of Sergei Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf
, by the Brooklyn Conservatory Community Orchestra and The Maestrosities.