Quote of the Week | Avi

Photo by Katherine Warde.

This past month was author Avi’s birthday (December 23rd). He is most known for his work with children’s books.

“My mind has become somewhat like a book. What I mean by that is that when I look at the world, I see it as a story.”

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Around Town | Maid

A free event is happening at Books Are Magic: Author Stephanie Land will be talking about her book, Maid, on January 23rd between 7:30pm-8:30pm.
She is a journalist whose work has been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Guardian.

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Around Town | Author Event

Photo Credit: Georges Biard

Barnes and Noble will be hosting an author event on December 4th, 2018, at 1:00pm. Jackie Chan, famous for his acting and stunts, will be signing books upon the publication of his newest novel: Never Grow Up.

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Around Town | Meet the Authors Day in Harrison, New York

The Harrison Public Library will be hosting a “Meet the Authors” Day on Saturday, October 20, from 10 am to 5 pm. The event is free and open to the public with registration. Once registered, you can attend one or all of the sessions.

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Quote of the Week | R.L. Stine

R.L. Stine, author of Goosebumps. The Hub airs his “The Haunting Hour” show. Credit to Edward Liu

This week, we’re celebrating R.L. Stine’s birthday!

Robert Lawrence Stine, also known as R.L. Stine, was born on October 8, 1943. You might know him from his various Goosebumps novels that were so popular for children.

Read. Read. Read. Just don’t read one type of book. Read different books by various authors so that you develop different style.” Continue reading “Quote of the Week | R.L. Stine”