Grace Lin appears at The Blue Bunny Books on Tuesday, November 22nd at 4:30 PM to sign When the Sea Turned to Silver!
Grace Lin is the award-winning author and illustrator of Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, The Year of the Dog, The Year of the Rat, Dumpling Days, and Ling & Ting, as well as picture books such as The Ugly Vegetables and Dim Sum for Everyone! Grace is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design and lives in Massachusetts.
The Blue Bunny Books
577 High St, Dedham, MA 02026
Kate DiCamillo, Grace Lin, Jason Reynolds, and Nicola Yoon appear at Books of Wonder for an evening to be remembered of incredibly talented authors and their acclaimed new books. Beginning at 6pm on Monday November 14th, all of the finalists for the National Book Award in Young People’s Literature will present their National Book Award-nominated titles, answer questions from the audience, and sign copies of all their wonderful books.
**Unfortunately, due to urgent legislative matters to which the congressman must attend, Congressman JOHN LEWIS and co-author ANDREW AYDIN will no longer be able to attend the event tonight.**
Books of Wonder
18 West 18th Street, New York, NY 10011
Neil Gaiman, Karen Hesse, Grace Lin, and Jerry Spinelli are honored on Sept 26th at the Boston Public Library.
The Associates of the Boston Public Library will hold the twelfth Literary Lights for Children tea party on Sunday, September 26th in the beautiful Bates Reading Room at the Boston Public Library. Starting at 2:00 in the afternoon, the event will honor these four authors, all of whom will speak to the audience. After the party, there will be book sales and signing in the adjacent Abbey Room.
“Literary Lights for Children” seeks to raise awareness of Children’s literature, promote literacy, honor children’s authors, and raise money for the Library’s children’s services and collections. Four students selected from Boston area schools introduce and present the awards to each of the honored authors. The honorees then discuss their writing careers and share their love of books with the audience of over 450 children and adults. Tea refreshments are served. Immediately following the event, there will be book sales and signings with the authors. The book sales & signing portion of the program following the event begins at approximately 3:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.
Tickets are $60 per adult and $40 per child; children must be accompanied by an adult. Sponsorship opportunities are also available at the Grand Benefactor ($2,000), Special Benefactor ($1000), Benefactor ($500) and Patron ($250) levels. People are encouraged to sponsor children who would otherwise be unable to participate, by purchasing and donating extra tickets to the awards presentation & tea party. Proceeds from this event will fund children’s services and special programs for children and young adults.
Boston Public Library
700 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02116