Author Tea Time
Scholastic Author Tea Time, with Paula Young Shelton and Gordon C. James, sponsored by Scholastic Publishing
Sat. Jan 22, 1:00 pm -1:30 pm, CT
Join bestselling Caldecott Honor winner Gordon C. James and author and educator Paula Young Shelton as they discuss their powerful new picture book about a special day from the childhood of civil rights icon Ambassador Andrew Young.
ABRAMS Author Tea Time, ABRAMS Children's Books presents Author Tea Time with Eric Smith
Sun. Jan 23, 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm, CT
Some books you read. This book you feel. Join ABRAMS Children’s Books for a conversation with young adult author Eric Smith about his next book, Jagged Little Pill: The Novel, a collaboration with Alanis Morissette, Diablo Cody, and Glen Ballard (April 2022). Moving, heartfelt, and raw, Jagged Little Pill: The Novel draws on the Tony and Grammy Award-winning musical’s story and gives readers deeper glimpses of the 5 main teenage characters: Frankie, Jo, Nick, Phoenix, and Bella. It’s a story about the power of voicing your pain, standing up for what’s right, and finding healing and connection.
Scholastic Happy Hour: Weston Woods Film Festival
Sat. Jan 22, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, CT
Weston Woods Studios invites you to an exclusive screening of new releases, including SOMEONE BUILDS THE DREAM, BE YOU!, TOMORROW MOST LIKELY, and a sneak peek of THE SUN IS KIND OF A BIG DEAL. Please join producer Paul Gagne with authors Peter H. Reynolds, Lisa Wheeler, and Nick Seluk for a visual feast of the very best in children’s literature.