LA – Kids Cartoonists Signing

 

 

Press Release:

Octavia Books is thrilled to have not one, not two, not three, but four major children’s book authors and illustrators at one amazing event!

Jeff Kinney, Jon Scieszka, Dan Santat, and Dav Pilkey will give a talk about their latest books followed by a book signing.

The event will take place live at Metairie Park Country Day School (300 Park Road, Metairie, LA 70005) on Friday, May 9, 2014 at 6:00 PM (Doors open 5:30PM).

Tickets

To attend, you must purchase a ticket. Each $10 ticket admits one person and counts toward the purchase of books at the event or toward the pre-purchase of signed Jon Scieszka’s forthcoming FRANK EINSTEIN (Aug. 2014) or Jeff Kinney’s Diary of a Wimpy Kid #9 (Nov. 2014).

Only books purchased at the event will be signed.

You may purchase tickets online by clicking here. Or you may purchase them by coming to Octavia Books or calling us during store hours at 504-899-READ (7323). You must pay for your tickets at the time you reserve them. Tickets are non-refundable.

MA – The Diary of a Wimpy Kid Phenomenon

dwkJeff Kinney speaks about drawing in reluctant readers at the Carle Museum on Sunday April 6, 2014 at 1:00pm.

Free with Museum Admission

Jeff Kinney’s work has been widely credited for its ability to turn reluctant readers on to books. In his first visit to The Carle, he will share the incredible trajectory of his bestselling series, talk about its impact on readers, its wide reach around the globe, and the many unique experiences he has had since the first Diary of a Wimpy Kid book was first published in April 2007.

Reserve your space for the talk in the auditorium (413) 658-1126. We are unable to accept same-day phone reservations. Seating for the talk is limited; tickets will be handed out first come/first served and are non-refundable/non-transferable. Book signing to follow presentation, Limit one book from home/unlimited books from The Carle Bookshop.

Can’t make it to the event? Contact The Carle Bookshop at (413) 658-1132 or shop@carlemuseum.org to reserve signed copies.

Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
125 West Bay Road, Amherst, MA 01002

SF – Diary of a Wimpy Kid Signing

jk11513JEFF KINNEY appears at Books Inc. on Friday November 15, 2013!

Press Release:

Please join us for a celebration of the biggest book of 2013 Diary of a Wimpy Kid book 8, Hard Luck! It releases on November 5, 2013, and we are thrilled to announce that Jeff Kinney will be at Books Inc. Opera Plaza to sign books on November 15th, 2013 at 5pm.

Please join us to meet Jeff and for special Hard luck activities which will start 1 hour before the book signing and run throughout it.

The event will be capped at 1000 people, so please be sure to get your book and tickets early as they will go fast.

Your ticket includes a copy of Diary of a Wimpy Kid #8 Hard Luck. Get tickets at the link!

Books Inc. Opera Plaza
601 Van Ness Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

FL – Diary of a Wimpy Kid Signing

Jeff Kinney signs at Barnes & Noble on Thursday February 16, 2012 at 6:00 PM.

Author Event
Mr. Kinney is here in conjunction with the Celebration of Reading event. A portion of the proceeds from the books purchased for the signing will be used to help promote literacy.

Special Instructions
Wristbands will be issued starting at 10:00 am. You must purchase a copy of at least one of his books to get a wristband. Only one book can be brought from home to be signed. Due to the expected crowd size, Mr. Kinney will only be signing his name. Photos are allowed during signing, but no posed pictures.

Barnes & Noble – Bonita Springs
23130 Fashion Drive, Estero, FL 33928
239-947-8724