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Graphic Novel Spectacular for Kids!

    05/22/2010 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

    An afternoon of readings, improvisational drawing and activities, featuring: Frank Cammuso (Knights of the Lunch Table), Chris Giarusso (G-Man: Learning to Fly), Jarrett Krosoczka (Lunch Lady and the Summer Camp Shakedown) Matt Phelan (The Storm in the Barn) and Eric Wight (Frankie Pickle and the Closet of Doom).   This will be a super fun, FREE, interactive and engaging event for kids ages 4 and up.

    Facebook RSVP encouraged but not required.

    Learning to Fly Cover Image
    ISBN: 9781607060871
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Image Comics - May 1st, 2009

    m the creator of the sold-out Mini-Marvels digests comes the first G-Man digest! Writer/artist Chris Giarrusso continues his signature Mini-Marvels brand of comics with G-Man and his pals, the next wave of all-new kid super-heroes! Collects the sold-out G-Man one-shot, the G-Man Christmas Story, an extensive collection of Comic Bits comic strips, and more!

    The Storm in the Barn Cover Image
    By Matt Phelan, Matt Phelan (Illustrator)
    ISBN: 9780763636180
    Availability: Hard to Find
    Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - September 8th, 2009

    Tall tale. Thriller. Gripping historical fiction. This artful, sparely told graphic novel -- a tale of a boy in Dust Bowl America -- will resonate with young readers today. (Age 10 and up)

    Lunch Lady and the Summer Camp Shakedown Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780375860959
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - May 11th, 2010

    Lunch Lady and the Breakfast Bunch kids are looking forward to a relaxing summer vacation with no funny business. What evils could befall them at summer camp?

    Of course, there is the legendary swamp monster. Stories say he haunts the camp at night. But that's just a legend. Or is it?

    Once again, Dee, Hector, and Terrence must help Lunch Lady prevail against a secret enemy

    The Dragon Players (Knights of the Lunch Table #2) Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780439903233
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Graphix - September 1st, 2009

    Artie King, the uncrowned good guy of Camelot Middle School, is back with his pals Percy and Wayne in tow as he tries to evade evil Principal Dagger, avoid the school bully Joe and his Horde, and unravel the secret of a pack of mysterious magic cards he finds in his locker.

    Frankie Pickle and the Pine Run 3000 Cover Image
    By Eric Wight, Eric Wight (Illustrator)
    ISBN: 9781416964858
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 9th, 2010

    Frankie Pickle returns for another imaginative adventure and this time it all comes down to race cars. Well, not quite race cars, but the Pine Run Derby for scouts. Frankie is in danger of not advancing to the next ranking with the rest of his troop unless he can win the Pine Run 3000.