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Eric Velasquez, artist in residence at the Hudson River Museum and an illustrator of numerous children’s books including Looking for Bongo, The Piano Man, Grandma’s Gift, and Schomburg: the Man Who Built a Library will be on hand to sign his books.
Grace Maccarone is a children’s book editor and the author of many books for young readers. Among them are Miss Lina’s Ballerinas, Princess Tales, and the First-Grade series, which includes The Lunch Box Surprise, My Tooth is About to Fall Out, and Soccer Game! This talented and prolific author, who lives in Westchester, will read from her work, sign books, and speak with young readers and their parents at the bookstore
Horror does not deserve your shame! Join S.A. Bradley (author of ‘Screaming for Pleasure: How Horror Makes You Happy and Healthy’ and host of the “Hellbent for Horror” podcast) on a fun and energetic riff on one of our oldest and most beautiful storytelling forms: the horror genre. Bradley shows how the genre is tailor-made for allegory and metaphor, and how it allows us to have a safe “handshake” with our shadow-selves.