Five, Six, Seven, Nate! Launch Party with Tim Federle.

Last year, middle-grade readers, theater-goers, and book lovers of all ages were cheering for TIM FEDERELE's captivating story of a small-town boy chasing his big Broadway dreams. Now on January 27th, Books of Wonder is thrilled to welcome back TIM FEDERLE as we pull back the curtains on Five, Six, Seven, Nate!the sequel to his acclaimed, best-selling debut, Better Nate Than Ever. It’s a launch party worthy of a Broadway premier!

It’s the start of the season, and on Monday, January 27th, Broadway-actor-turned-author, TIM FEDERLE will be ready to break a leg as we celebrate the launch of Five, Six, Seven, Nate! In this much anticipated sequel to Better Nate Than EverNate Foster’s Broadway dreams are finally coming true. The Countdown to opening night is on and rehearsals are nothing like Nate expects: full of intimidating child stars, cut-throat understudies, and a director who can’t even remember Nate’s name. And he thought middle school was tough! Nate realizes he just might need a showbiz miracle! Middle-grade readers will love the humor and wit TIM FEDERLE brings to his hit second novel. Beginning at 6pm, TIM FEDERLE will introduce Five, Six, Seven, Nateanswer questions from the audience, and sign copies of all his great books! Refreshments will be served. All ages. Monday, January 27th, 6-8pm.

        

Two Boys Kissing Launch Party with David Levithan Last Night!

Last night NY Times bestselling author David Levithan joined a packed house of his adoring fans to celebrate the release of his latest novel Two Boys Kissing. The based-on-true-events story of Harry and Craig, two 17-year-olds who are about to take part in a 32-hour marathon of kissing to set a new Guinness World Record—all of which is narrated by a Greek Chorus of the generation of gay men lost to AIDS.

Captivated readers got a taste of this latest novel by one of teen fictions true stars. Thanks to all of David’s fans and David Levithan for a truly great evening, and the chance to keep our shelves full with signed copies of yet another of his great books. You can now get signed copies of all of David’s Books online at BooksofWonder.com or in our store!

     

   

Path of Names NYC Launch Party @BooksofWonder with @agoelman Ari Goelman!

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Most kids go to summer camp, and nothing truly out of the ordinary happens. But on Dahlia Sherman’s first day at her camp she see girls walking through walls and many more strange occurrences. On Tuesday evening, June 4th, beginning at 6pm, chapter book readers are invited to join debut author ARI GOELMAN, as he celebrates the release of The Path of Names his new funny summer-camp fantasy. Don’t miss the party as ARI GOELMAN shares a week at summer camp and a story full of courage, smarts, and slight-of-hand you will not want to miss. Beginning at 6pm, ARI GOELMAN will present his new book, answer questions from the audience, and sign copies of his great new title. Ages 8-12. Tuesday, June 4th, 6-8pm.
                     

Tomorrow @BooksofWonder @randallde @PaulSchmidBooks Let’s have a ball, Release Party for Peanut and Fifi Have a Ball!

Let’s have a ball!  On Thursday, April 25th, Books of Wonder is ready to party and we know you and your picture book lovers will have a great time as NY Times bestselling author RANDALL de SEVE and illustratorPAUL SCHMID invite us to join them in celebrating the publication of…

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Learning to share is important — especially sharing with your siblings. But sometimes, sharing can be hard. And when you’re asked to share your favorite new toy… well, that’s really difficult! On April 25th, Books of Wonder is thrilled to host the Launch Party for a wonderful new picture book Peanut & Fifi Have a Ball. In their new book, NY Times bestselling author RANDALL de SEVE and illustrator PAUL SCHMID have come together to deliver a poignant, yet lighthearted story about the importance of sharing. Join us as we are introduced to Fifi, her younger sister Peanut, and the new ball they must learn to share. Beginning at 5pm, this talented author and artist team will present their brand new book, answer questions from the audience, and sign copies of all their wonderful books. Ages 3-6. Thursday, April 25th, 5-7pm.

Pre-order Timothy Young’s new picture book — I Hate Picture Books signed now!

On March 2nd, Timothy Young is coming to Books of Wonder to celebrate the launch of his hilariously ingenious new title I Hate Picture Books. Don’t let the title fool you, everyone that loves picture books will adore this one!

You can order your signed copies of I hate Picture Books now @ BooksofWonder.com!

 I Hate Picture Books!

PUBLICATION PARTY FOR THE DARING ESCAPE OF THE MISFIT MENAGERIE @BooksofWonder!

 Ages 8-12. Sunday, December 9th, 3:30-5pm. Books of Wonder is thrilled to host the publication party for The Daring Escape of the Misfit Menagerie, a page turning new book for middle-grade readers. Join us beginning at 3:30pm as local debut authorJACQUELINE RESNICK lifts the curtain on a most unusual bunch, known as the Misfit Menagerie. These four odd-ball animals live together on a farm in what is a rather perfect existence. But all that changes when a cruel circus owner comes to town and snatches them away to perform in his cut rate show. From the wide open farm to cramped and filthy cages, the Misfit Menagerie must enlist the aid of a new friend to escape the terrible circus. This exciting new tale is a perfect gift for all your middle-grade readers. Join us next Sunday, December 9th, as JAQUELINE RESNICK shares her new book, takes questions from the audience, and signs copies of her debut book.


You can pre-order your signed copies of this great new book now by just clicking the book below!

 

Yesterday @Booksofwonder @khosford_author & a couple dozen lucky kids, had hundreds of laughs, ate thousands of yummy snacks, and  celebrated the launch of a great new picture book Infinity And Me. 

Thank you so much to everyone that came enjoy this new book and a great launch party. Thank you x 100,000,000,000 to KATE HOSFORD who’s new book is now available signed by clicking the image below.
 

Infinity and Me

Last night @Booksofwonder it was the launch party for After, and 8 wonderful authors joined us to share their contributions to this new anthology which imagines what the world will be like After…

Copies of After signed by all the authors in attendance are now availble at booksofwonder.com

 

The Cavendish Home For Boys And Girls Launch @BooksofWonder !

Books of Wonder is thrilled to welcome debut author CLAIRE LEGRAND as we host the launch event for a thrilling new middle grade horror mystery, The Cavendish Home For Boys And Girls. As CLAIRE LEGRAND unveils her new novel, we will be introduced to two best friends that could not have less in common — no-nonsense Victoria and her messy and lazy best friend Lawrence. But when Lawrence goes missing, Victoria is determined to figure out what has happened to him and where he could be. The more Victoria searches for her best friend, the more dark secrets about The Canvedish Home she uncovers. Middle grade readers will love the twists and turns and hairs-raising suspense CLAIRE LEGRAND has crammed into her debut novel. Beginning at 6pm, Claire will share her debut novel, answer question from the crowd, and sign copies of her wonderful new book. Ages 9-12. Tuesday, August 28th, 6-8pm. 

 

Tonight @BooksofWonder is thrilled to invite lovers of teen fiction to the launch party for…
 
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@IslaNeal & Martin Leichtintroduce the first book they’ve co-authored that launches an out-of-this-world new trilogy, Mothership. Motheship is the fast-paced story of Elvie, a high school junior living in the year 2074. When Elvie accidentally gets pregnant, her father ships her off to the Hanover School for Expecting Mothers. But it’s like no school you’ve ever imagined — it’s a school in orbit! Before she knows it, Elvie is on a journey with commandos, aliens, and non-stop adventure and intrigue. Join us as these debut authors share the wild ride that is just the start of a planned trilogy. Beginning at 6pm the authors will share their novel, answer questions from the audience, and sign copies of their new book. Ages 12-15. Tuesday, July 10th, 6-8pm.
 

Tonight @BooksofWonder is thrilled to invite lovers of teen fiction to the launch party for…

 

MOTHERSHIP

 

 & Martin Leichtintroduce the first book they’ve co-authored that launches an out-of-this-world new trilogy, Mothership. Motheship is the fast-paced story of Elvie, a high school junior living in the year 2074. When Elvie accidentally gets pregnant, her father ships her off to the Hanover School for Expecting Mothers. But it’s like no school you’ve ever imagined — it’s a school in orbit! Before she knows it, Elvie is on a journey with commandos, aliens, and non-stop adventure and intrigue. Join us as these debut authors share the wild ride that is just the start of a planned trilogy. Beginning at 6pm the authors will share their novel, answer questions from the audience, and sign copies of their new book. Ages 12-15. Tuesday, July 10th, 6-8pm.

 

Dragons Love Tacos
 
 On Sunday, July 1st, the party begins at 1pm for Dragons Love Tacos, a wacky and delightful new picture book by the talented pair of author ADAM RUBIN, and illustrator DANIEL SALMIERI. Your youngest readers and listeners will be laughing out loud as they learn all about Dragons and what kind of tacos they love. Just be sure not to add any hot sauce! So come celebrate a new picture book, enjoy a launch party, and have an afternoon filled with fun and laughter as we celebrate with the two creators of this great new picture book. Beginning at 1pm the author and artist will share their new book, take questions from the audience, and sign copies of their wonderful books. Ages 3-7. Sunday, June 1st, 1pm. 
 
 

Dragons Love Tacos

 

 On Sunday, July 1st, the party begins at 1pm for Dragons Love Tacos, a wacky and delightful new picture book by the talented pair of author ADAM RUBIN, and illustrator DANIEL SALMIERI. Your youngest readers and listeners will be laughing out loud as they learn all about Dragons and what kind of tacos they love. Just be sure not to add any hot sauce! So come celebrate a new picture book, enjoy a launch party, and have an afternoon filled with fun and laughter as we celebrate with the two creators of this great new picture book. Beginning at 1pm the author and artist will share their new book, take questions from the audience, and sign copies of their wonderful books. Ages 3-7. Sunday, June 1st, 1pm. 

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Launch Party for Mirage @Kristi_Cook @BooksofWonder June 12th !

Books of Wonder is thrilled to host KRISTI COOK as we invite everyone to the launch of  Mirage, the sequel to her debut teen novel Haven. Mirage picks up the story of seventeen-year-old Violet and Adian, the boy she loves, as they head back to Winterhaven — the mysterious school they both attend. Now Violet is having horrifying visions, while Adian is determined to stop a rogue vampire. With danger and the unexpected around every corner, Violet and Adian must do their best to stay together despite everything that is trying to pull them apart. Don’t miss the launch party for this exciting new teen novel. Beginning at 6pm, KRISTI COOK will present her new novel, take questions from fans, and sign copies of her books. Also on hand will be the author’s friendAMALIE HOWARD, author of Bloodspell, and artist, COREY F. GODWELL, who will be signing a special, limited edition “Winterhaven Series” poster, that will be free with any purchase of Mirage, while supplies last. Light refreshments will be served. Ages 12 and up. Tuesday , June 12th, 6-8pm.

 

LAUNCH PARTY FOR UNTIL I DIE BY AMY PLUM @booksofwonder

Books of Wonder is overjoyed to host the launch party for international best-selling author AMY PLUM. Heady with romance and rife with danger, Until I Die the second book of the Die For Me trilogy  follows Vincent and Kate as they search-separately-for a solution to their plight, pursuing their quest from the glamorous streets of Paris to the city’s squalid underbelly. The battle between good and evil wages on, as  the bardia-the good revenants-try to overthrow their murderous enemies, the numa, forever. The party begins at 6pm and Amy has invited two of her good friends to be special guests for this great event. Joining us will be 2 debut authors of teen thrillers KRISTI COOK who penned Haven, and  JOCELYN DAVIS author of A BEAUTIFUL DARK. There will be refreshments served as AMY PLUM introduces Until I Die, answers questions from the audience, and then all three authors in attendance will sign copies of their books for fans. Ages 12 and up. Tuesday, May 8th, 6-8pm.

                         

     

The Vicious Deep Launch Party @Booksofwonder

On Tuesday, May 1st, Books of Wonder is thrilled to welcome debut author ZORAIDA CORDOVA as we invite fans of teen fiction to a launch party for a thrilling new book The Vicious Deep. Set on Coney Island we meet Tristan a 16 year old lifeguard whose life get completely turned up side down as he is swept out to sea for 3 days by a sudden storm, and is spit back on shore with no memory of what has happened. Now Tristan dreams of mermaids and an entire world beneath the sea he could never have imagined event existed, and is also shocked to learn his connection to this enchanted and wild world. Beginning at 6pm ZORAIDA CORDOVA will present her new book, answer questions from fans, and sign copies of her debut teen thriller. Ages 12 and

up. Tuesday, May 1st, 6-8pm.  

 Pre-order signed copies now @booksofwonder.com

               

 

 

@booksofwonder tomorrow, Thursday, February 23rd, join us for the celebration of a brand new book, 
The Catastrophic History of You and Me
Launch Party!  
On         Thursday, February 23rd,         Books of Wonder is thrilled to host the release party for debut         author JESS ROTHENBERG’S first teen novel, THE CATASTROPHIC HISTORY OF YOU AND ME, an         inventive tale of         family, friends, the afterlife, and true love. Don’t  miss this exciting event         where Jess will introduce her          debut novel, sign copies,         and answer questions from the  audience. There will be light refreshments served and an 80’s themed  soundtrack created by the author! Ages 12 and up. Thursday, February 23rd, 6-8           PM.  

 
 

@booksofwonder tomorrow, Thursday, February 23rd, join us for the celebration of a brand new book, 

The Catastrophic History of You and Me

Launch Party!  

On Thursday, February 23rd, Books of Wonder is thrilled to host the release party for debut author JESS ROTHENBERG’S first teen novel, THE CATASTROPHIC HISTORY OF YOU AND ME, an inventive tale of family, friends, the afterlife, and true love. Don’t miss this exciting event where Jess will introduce her debut novel, sign copies, and answer questions from the audience. There will be light refreshments served and an 80’s themed soundtrack created by the author! Ages 12 and up. Thursday, February 23rd, 6-8 PM.