FL – I Am Amelia Earhart Signing

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Author Brad Meltzer signs at Books & Books on Saturday, January 18th at 7:00 pm!

Press Release:

We can all be heroes. That’s the inspiring message of this lively, collectible picture book biography series from New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer.

“Kids always search for heroes, so we might as well have a say in it,” Brad Meltzer realized, and so he envisioned this friendly, fun approach to biography – for his own kids, and for yours. Each book tells the story of one of America’s icons in an entertaining, conversational way that works well for the youngest nonfiction readers, those who aren’t quite ready for the Who Was series. Each book focuses on a particular character trait that made that role model heroic. For example, Abraham Lincoln always spoke up about fairness, and thus he led the country to abolish slavery. This book follows him from childhood to the presidency, including the Civil War and his legendary Gettysburg Address.

Amelia Earhart refused to accept no for an answer; she dared to do what no one had ever done before, and became the first woman to fly a plane all the way across the Atlantic Ocean. This book follows her from childhood to her first flying lessons and onward to her multi-record-breaking career as a pilot.

This engaging series is the perfect way to bring American history to life for young children, and to inspire them to strive and dream.

About the Author

Brad Meltzer is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of adult thrillers (including The Inner Circle and its recent sequel, The Fifth Assassin). His two nonfiction gift books, Heroes for My Son and Heroes for My Daughter were New York Times Bestsellers as well, and he has won the prestigious Eisner Award for his comic book work, Justice League of America. Brad is also the host of the History Channel TV show Brad Meltzer’s Decoded.

Books & Books
265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134

TX – I Am Amelia Earhart Signing

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Writer Brad Meltzer appears at Half Price Books on Thursday, January 16th at 6:00 PM.

Press Release:

New York Times bestselling author, Brad Meltzer, will be at our Flagship HPB to sign and discuss his new children’s books, I am Amelia Earhart and I am Abraham Lincoln, both part of the Ordinary People Change the World series. Come meet Brad and have your books signed on Thursday, January 16 at 6 p.m. Copies of these titles are available for purchase as specially-priced new items. Quantities are limited. No pre-orders. Event tickets will be handed out on the day of the event. See store for details.

Half Price Books
5803 East Northwest Highway, Dallas, TX 75231

VA – I Am Abraham Lincoln Signing

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Brad Meltzer appears at Barnes & Noble to sign his new children’s books I Am Abraham Lincoln and I Am Amelia Earhart on Wednesday January 15, 2014 at 6:30 PM!

Barnes & Noble – Tysons Corner Mall
Tysons Corner Center, 7851 L. Tysons Corner Center, McLean, VA 22102
703-506-2937

NYC – I Am Amelia Earhart Signing

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Brad Meltzer appears at Barnes & Noble on Tuesday January 14, 2014 at 7:00 PM to sign his new children’s book I Am Amelia Earhart. JUST ADDED artist Chris Eliopoulos!

Barnes & Noble – Union Square
33 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003
212-253-0810

NYC – The Fifth Assassin Signing

Brad Meltzer signs at Barnes & Noble in Union Square on Tuesday January 15, 2013 at 7:00 PM. Special appearance by John Hodgman!

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About this Author
Brad Meltzer is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Book of Fate, as well as the bestsellers The Tenth Justice, Dead Even, The First Counsel, The Millionaires, The Zero Game, and The Book of Lies.

He is also one of the co-creators of the TV Show, “Jack & Bobby” and is the Eisner Award-winning author of the critically acclaimed comic book, Justice League of America.

His first non-fiction book, Heroes for My Son, is a collection of heroes from Jim Henson to Rosa Parks that he’d been working on since the day his son was born. This December, he’ll be launching “Brad Meltzer’s Decoded” on the History Channel. And his newest thriller, The Fifth Assassin, will be released on January 15, 2013.

Raised in Brooklyn and Miami, Brad is a graduate of the University of Michigan and Columbia Law School. The Tenth Justice was his first published work and became an instant New York Times bestseller. Dead Even followed a year later and also hit the New York Times bestseller list, as have all six of his novels. The First Counsel came next, which is about a White House lawyer dating the President’s daughter; then The Millionaires, which is about two brothers who steal money and go on the run. The Zero Game is about two Congressional staffers who are literally gambling on Congress. The Book of Fate is about a young Presidential aide, a crazed assassin, and the 200-year-old code created by Thomas Jefferson that times them together. For authenticity, The Book of Fate was researched with the help of two former Presidents, Clinton and Bush. His last book, The Book of Lies, is about the missing murder weapon that Cain used to kill Abel, as well as the unsolved murder of Superman creator Jerry Siegel’s father. Brad is
one of the only people to interview Jerry Siegel’s family about the murder and, with his charitable site, OrdinaryPeopleChangeTheWorld.com, has been the driving force behind the movement to repair the house where Superman was created.

His books have spent over ten months on the bestseller lists, and have been translated into over 25 languages, from Hebrew to Bulgarian. In The Tenth Justice, the opening lines are: “Ben Addison was sweating. Like a pig.” In the Hebrew translation, it became: “Ben Addison was sweating. Like a horse.” We’re not sure if it’s a Kosher thing or what!

Brad has played himself as an extra in Woody Allen’s “Celebrity,” co-wrote the swearing-in oath for AmeriCorps, the national service program, and earned credit from Columbia Law School for writing his first book, which became The Tenth Justice. Before all of that, he got 24 rejection letters for his true first novel, which still sits on his shelf, published by Kinko’s.

Brad currently lives in Florida with his wife, who’s also an attorney.

Barnes & Noble – Union Square
33 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003
212-253-0810

PA – Inner Circle Signing

Brad Meltzer signs on Tuesday, January 25 at 7:30 pm.

Brad Meltzer is the no. 1 New York Times bestselling author of The Book of Fate, The Tenth Justice, The Millionaires, and The Zero Game. He is also a co-creator of the television show, Jack & Bobby; the Eisner Award-winning author of the critically acclaimed comic book, Justice League of America; and the author of a nonfiction collection, Heroes For My Son. In late 2010, Brad Meltzer’s Decoded—a program investigating unsolved historical mysteries—launched on the History Channel. His new thriller, The Inner Circle, centers on a young archivist at the National Archives who becomes entangled in a web of deception, conspiracy, and murder that could reveal the most well-kept secret of the U.S. Presidency.

Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA

MA – The Inner Circle Signing

 

Brad Meltzer signs at Brookline Booksmith on Monday, January 24 at 7pm.

Brad Meltzer is the NYT Best-selling author of Heroes For My Son, The Book of Lies, and The Zero Game as well as the host of Decoded on the History Channel. He returns to the Booksmith for his newest thriller. When a young archivist finds a priceless artifact that has been handed down and hidden by presidents since George Washington, he stumbles upon a world of lies, power, betrayal, and murder.

Brookline Booksmith
279 Harvard Street, Brookline, MA 02446-2908

Heroes for My Son Book Tour

Brad Meltzer (Identity Crisis, Justice League of America) embarks on a signing tour for his latest book.

Heroes for My Son Book Tour
Philadelphia
Monday, May 10 –  6:30 pm                                                                                           
Chester County Books
975 Paoli Pike
West Goshen Center
West Chester, PA

New York City

Tuesday, May 11 — 7:00 pm
Barnes & Noble (Upper East Side)
150 East 86th Street
New York, NY            

Bethesda, MD
Wednesday, May 12 — 7:00 pm                                                     
Barnes & Noble
4801 Bethesda Avenue            
                                                                   
Fairfax, VA
Thursday, May 13 — 7:30 pm                                                     
Borders – Bailey’s Crossing
5871 Crossroads Center Way
                                                                     
Miami, FL
Friday, May 14 — 8:00 pm
Books & Books                                                          
265 Aragon Avenue                                                              

Boca Raton, FL
Saturday, May 15 — 2:00 pm    
Barnes & Noble                                              
1400 Glades Road
(note daytime event)
                                         
Atlanta
Monday, May 17 — 7:30 pm
Atlanta Jewish Community Center   
Marcus JCC – Zaban Park                                                   
5342 Tilly Mill Road
Dunwoody, GA
(tickets available at the door)

Dallas, TX
Tuesday, May 18 — 7:00 pm
Borders
10720 Preston Road
 
Denver, CO
Wednesday, May 19 — 7:00 pm  
Tattered Cover – Highlands Ranch
9315 Dorchester Street

Birmingham, MI
Thursday, May 20 — 7:00 pm
Borders
34300 Woodward