Children’s Book World is open for in store shopping!
Join The Big Beach Cleanup author, Charlotte Offsay, for a virtual storytime and book launch with her newest picture book, How to Return a Monster.
Saturday, September 18th at 10:30AM

West Coast Exclusive: Virtual School Book Launch & Talk with Kate DiCamillo
Author Kate DiCamillo Beatryce Prophecy Book Cover Girl Monk Standing before a large tree.
Wednesday, September 29th at 10:00AM PT

Virtual School Book Talk: The InvestiGators with John Patrick Green
Investigators Ants in Our Pants Book Cover - Alligators being chased by large red ants. Author John Patrick Green Investigators Book Cover - Alligators break through wall with magnifying glass in their hands
Wednesday, October 6th at 10:30AM 
Public invited with book purchase.

Virtual Storytime & Book Talk: Who Loves Little Lemur? with author Ann Whitford Paul and illustrator Jay Fleck.
Author Ann Whitford PaulWho Loves Little Lemur? Book Cover - Lemur parents with baby lemur on tree branch with moon shining behind.Illustrator Jay Fleck
Saturday, October 9th at 10:30AM
Virtual School Book Talk with Emily Jenkins and Pete Oswald
Author Emily JenkinsHarry Versus the First 100 Days of School Book Cover - Boy standing with backpack near water fountain.Illustrator Pete Oswald
Wednesday, October 13th at 10:30AM PT

Exclusive: Virtual School Event (Public Invited) - Pax, Journey Home with Sara Pennypacker
Pax Journey Home Book Cover - Fox and kit with backs turned facing turned toward moon and forest. Pax book Cover - Fox with back turned facing sun rising on treeless landscape. Author Sara Pennypacker
Monday, October 18th at 10:30AM PT

Exclusive: Virtual School Book Talk with Brian Selznick!
Author Brian Selznick and the Kaleidoscope Book Cover featuring blue planet with green and bronze rays emanating around it.
Wednesday, October 20th at 10:30 AM

Exclusive: Virtual School Book Talk with Emma Steinkellner
The Okay Witch bbok cover with Moth, the Okay Witch, standing on a broom with her black cat clinging to her leg.The Okay Witch book cover has Moth, the Okay Witch, being chased by her shadow.Author Emma Steinkellner
Wednesday, October 27th at 10:30AM PST

Exclusive: Parker Shines On Storytime with Parker & Jessica Curry
Author Parker CurryAuthor Jessica Curry
 Parker Shines On Book Cover Black girl ballerina in pink tutu smiles at her siblings Parker Looks Up Book Cover - Young Black girl stares up at Michelle Obama painting.
Saturday, November 6th at 10:30AM 

Exclusive: Jason Reynolds Virtual School Book Talk - Stuntboy, In the Meantime!
Author Jason reynolds 
Friday, November 12th at 10:00AM PT
Order signed books and register for this Super Event!
Exclusive: Sharon Draper Virtual School Book Talk - Out of My Heart
Author Sharon Draper Out of My Heart Book Cover - Fireflies flying out of glass on a starry night.
Wednesday, November 17th at 10:00AM PT
Exclusive: Personalized books from award-winning author Katherine Applegate including her newest book Willodeen which flies into our lives on September 7th!
Author Katherine ApplegateWillodeen Book Cover - Closeup of blue boar's face with tiny winged bear floating between the eyes

Our socially distanced Stuart Gibbs Book Signing launching Spy School At Sea was a great success! See more pictures from the event.
Stuart Gibbs In Store in front of a table of his books.  

You can still order signed copies of Bright Star (in English or Spanish) from award-winning author Yuyi Morales!
Author Yuyi Morales Bright Star Book Cover - Desert fawn peeking through cactus plants.

Order signed copies of The Gumazing Gum Girl series from author and creator Rhode Montijo
The Gumazing Gum Girl Stick Together Book Cover - Gum Girl being chased by red monster villain. Author Rhode Montijo

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Finalist 2017 We Need Diverse Books
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