As promised, we're going to be featuring some of our favorite children's book picks for this holiday season all December long.First up is the extraordinary and magical pop-up BEAUTY AND THE BEAST by master paper engineer Robert Sabuda. Anyone who has seen his versions of Wizard of Oz and Alice in Wonderland knows that his work is amazing - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is no exception. This is a book for the whole family to enjoy. (Ages 4+)
Today, Dec 1, is our very special event with Anna Dewdney, the beloved author of the LLAMA LLAMA books. Are you going to get your Holiday Drama on in Palo Alto?
It's turkey day and we are full of thanks for great friends, great food, and GREAT BOOKS! Join us in celebrating the bookish bounty all December long. Stop by any of our stores and let our children's book experts help you choose new books that the whole family will cherish. And keep your eyes on this space for book recommendations to make your holiday season extra-bright. :-)
Due to astonishing feats of athleticism exhibited by our own dear SF GIANTS (woohoo! go orange!) our upcoming launch party for Lewis Buzbee's HAUNTING OF CHARLES DICKENS has been postponed. We'll all be watching the World Series!
You can catch Lewis Buzbee twice in the coming weeks:
MONDAY NOVEMBER 8, 6pm, Books Inc. Palo Alto
The Book Busters Middle Grade Book Club in Palo Alto will be discussing THE HAUNTING OF CHARLES DICKENS, and the author Lewis Buzbee will be on hand to answer questions & sign books.
SATURDAY DECEMBER 11, 7pm, Books Inc. Opera Plaza
OFFICIAL LAUNCH PARTY for THE HAUNTING OF CHARLES DICKENS, at a new date & time. This is a literary mystery that celebrates the power of books and brings to life one of the world's great authors.
Prepare to be scared, with Rachel Caine (NYT Bestselling Morganville Vampire saga), Stacey Jay (YOU ARE SO UNDEAD TO ME) and Linda Joy Singleton (Seer series, Dead Girl Walking series). Readings, treats, and all kinds of special surprises are in store. Costumes encouraged, but not required!
Thursday, October 28, 7pm
Not Your Mother's Book Club
Spooktacular Halloween Bash
Books Inc. Palo Alto