Largehearted Lit with Libba Bray, Steve Brezenoff, and Alicia Jo Rabins

09/25/2011 - 7:00pm
Celebrate the modern golden age of young adult fiction with Brooklyn authors Libba Bray (Going Bovine, Beauty Queens) and Steve Brezenoff (Brooklyn Burning). Both will read from their latest novels and discuss the impact music has on their writing. Alicia Jo Rabins of Girls in Trouble will also perform and share an anecdote or two about literature. Pastries will be provided by Facebook RSVP here.
Brooklyn, Burning Cover Image
ISBN: 9780761375265
Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
Published: Carolrhoda Lab (R) - August 2011

When you're sixteen and no one understands who you are, sometimes the only choice left is to run. If you're lucky, you find a place that accepts you, no questions asked. And if you're really lucky, that place has a drum set, a place to practice, and a place to sleep. For Kid, the streets of Greenpoint, Brooklyn, are that place.

Beauty Queens Cover Image
ISBN: 9780439895972
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - May 24th, 2011

From bestselling, Printz Award-winning author Libba Bray, the story of a plane of beauty pageant contestants that crashes on a desert island.

Teen beauty queens. A "Lost"-like island. Mysteries and dangers. No access to emall.