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.
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.
Our kids book buyer Jordan B. Nielsen hosts a discussion hour based on All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Leslie Connor. From Leslie Connor, award-winning author of Waiting for Normal and Crunch, a soaring and heartfelt story about love, forgiveness, and how innocence makes us all rise up. 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 Brett Helquist (Illustrator of Martina & Chrissie: The Greatest Rivalry in the History of Sports)
A fascinating dual biography of tennis greats Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert celebrates the power of equality, respect, and sportsmanship.
Our kids book buyer Jordan B. Nielsen hosts a discussion hour based on The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas, a timely, vital novel about race, policing, discrimination, and the power of activism.
Club members will receive a 15% discount on each month’s selected books. For more information, please contact Jordan Nielsen at Jordan@powerhouseon8th.com.
Joint Sunday Story Time with Samantha Cotterill (author & illustrator of No More Bows) and Loryn Brantz (author & illustrator of Feminist Baby)
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.
And just in time for the highly-charged political season comes FEMINIST BABY from two-time Emmy Award-winning author and BuzzFeed writer Loryn Brantz!
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!
Story time with Steve Light, author of “Swap!” and “The Bunny Burrow Buyers Book” – March 6th, 2016
Story time with Steve Light, author and illustrator of “Have You Seen My Monster?” – May 3rd, 2015Story time with Stephen Savage, author and illustrator of “Little Tug” – April 12th, 2015
Story time with Laura Ljungkvist, illustrator of “A Line Can Be” – March 22nd, 2015Story Time with Kirsten Hall and Dasha Tolstikova, author and illustrator of The Jacket – March 15, 2015