Book Club on 8th: The Sympathizer: A Novel by Viet Thanh Nguyen

Book Club on 8th: The Sympathizer: A Novel by Viet Thanh Nguyen

POWERHOUSE on 8th [Park Slope]

Join us for a discussion on The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen. Club members will receive a 15% discount on each month’s selected books. For more information, please contact Susanne König at susanne@powerhousearena.com.

Sunday Story Time with Lori Richmond (Author of Pax and Blue) and Sujean Rim (Author of Chee-Kee)

Sunday Story Time with Lori Richmond (Author of Pax and Blue) and Sujean Rim (Author of Chee-Kee)

POWERHOUSE on 8th [Park Slope]

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.

Middle Grade Book Club: Ghost by Jason Reynolds

Middle Grade Book Club: Ghost by Jason Reynolds

POWERHOUSE on 8th [Park Slope]

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.

Sunday Story Time with Alexandra Penfold (Author of We Are Brothers, We Are Friends)

Sunday Story Time with Alexandra Penfold (Author of We Are Brothers, We Are Friends)

POWERHOUSE on 8th [Park Slope]

A joyful and heartwarming picture book about two brothers and the best part of family, friendship, and love.

Sunday Story Time with Calista Brill (Author of Tugboat Bill and the River Rescue)

Sunday Story Time with Calista Brill (Author of Tugboat Bill and the River Rescue)

POWERHOUSE on 8th [Park Slope]

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.

Sunday Story Time with Cara Zelas (author of The Big World of Little Dude: Kindness)

Sunday Story Time with Cara Zelas (author of The Big World of Little Dude: Kindness)

POWERHOUSE on 8th [Park Slope]

Cara Zelas will be here to introduce us to Little Dude’s Big World of kindness, a new book series for children!

Sunday Story Time with Cynthia Leonor Garza (Author of Lucía the Luchadora)

Sunday Story Time with Cynthia Leonor Garza (Author of Lucía the Luchadora)

POWERHOUSE on 8th [Park Slope]

Cynthia Leonor Garza will be here to read from Lucía the Luchadora, her beautifully illustrated picture book about courage and cultural legacy that is full of pluck, daring, and heart.

Sunday Story Time with Christopher Browne (author and illustrator of Marlo)

Sunday Story Time with Christopher Browne (author and illustrator of Marlo)

POWERHOUSE on 8th [Park Slope]

From phenomenal new talent Christopher Browne comes MARLO, a story about a dog who needs a bath but ends up on an adventure, inspired by the author’s own rescue pit bull.

Sunday Story Time with Brett Helquist (Illustrator of Martina & Chrissie: The Greatest Rivalry in the History of Sports)

Sunday Story Time with Brett Helquist (Illustrator of Martina & Chrissie: The Greatest Rivalry in the History of Sports)

POWERHOUSE on 8th [Park Slope]

A fascinating dual biography of tennis greats Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert celebrates the power of equality, respect, and sportsmanship.

Sunday Story Time with Samantha Cotterill (author and illustrator of No More Bows)

Sunday Story Time with Samantha Cotterill (author and illustrator of No More Bows)

POWERHOUSE on 8th [Park Slope]

A determined dog runs away from home after his owner dresses him in too many ridiculous bows in this hilarious picture book by debut author-illustrator, Samantha Cotterill.

Sunday Story Time with Ame Dyckman (Author of You Don't Want a Unicorn!)

Sunday Story Time with Ame Dyckman (Author of You Don't Want a Unicorn!)

POWERHOUSE on 8th [Park Slope]

Ame Dyckman will be here reading from her book YOU DON’T WANT A UNICORN, an irreverent and hilarious cautionary tale to those dreaming of their very own unicorn–that both kids and parents will love!