Join us for a joint author visit with readings and drawing demonstrations by two local illustrators and authors presenting their brand-new picture books: PAX AND BLUE is Lori Richmond’s sweet and charming picture book in which a young boy makes an unlikely friend on his way to school!
And Sujean’s Rim new picture book : CHEE KEE: A PANDA IN BEARLAND, a heartfelt and lovable story of a one-of-a-kind panda bear in all the best ways.
Our kids book buyer Jordan B. Nielsen will host a discussion hour based on Ghost by Jason Reynold. Ghost wants to be the fastest sprinter on his elite middle school track team, but his past is slowing him down in this first electrifying novel of a brand-new series from Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe Award–winning author Jason Reynolds. Club members will receive a 15% discount on each month’s selected books. For more information, please contact Jordan Nielsen at Jordan@powerhouseon8th.com.
A joyful and heartwarming picture book about two brothers and the best part of family, friendship, and love.
Calista Brill will be here to read from her lyrical and heartwarming story about two friends — Bill, a tugboat, and Mabel, a barge — who become heroes when they rescue a kitten.
Our kids book buyer Jordan B. Nielsen hosts a discussion hour based on Bone Jack by Sara Crowe. A haunting story of magic and myth, of one boy caught between worlds, and of the lengths he will travel to save those he loves. Club members will receive a 15% discount on each month’s selected books. For more information, please contact Jordan Nielsen at Jordan@powerhouseon8th.com
POWERHOUSE on 8th is a brand new bookstore, reading club, mini-gallery, and community space bringing South Slope the best in fiction, non-fiction, kids, YA, novelty, cooking, decorating, stationery, and more, all from the curatorial minds hived at Dumbo’s famed POWERHOUSE Arena. Read our reviews, join our Middle Grade Reading Club, and stop in for Sunday morning readings with children’s book authors. See you on the block! (8th Avenue between 11th and 12th).