We're so excited to host author Michael Fry on Sunday, May 6th at 2 PM to discuss his new book, How to Be a Supervillain: Born to Be Good. This is the follow-up to his hilarious middle grade novel, How to Be a Supervillain. Whether you're a longtime fan or a newcomer, this series is sure … Continue reading Q&A with Michael Fry
Michael Fry, author of The Odd Squad and Official Ambassador of our Summer Reading Program, wants to make sure you kids are keeping up with your summer reading. Pick up a summer reading bookmark the next time you're in the store and start turning those pages! The school with the most participants in our Summer … Continue reading You Heard it From Michael Fry
School's almost out which means it's very close to being our favorite time of year - SUMMER! Barton Springs, sunscreen and good reads await us all. To encourage Austin's young readers to devour books along with their snow cones, this year we're once again happy to offer a free summer reading program for kids going … Continue reading Give Me Summer! Give Me Books!
Established in 1919, Children's Book Week is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country. As co-founder Frederic Melcher declared: “A great nation is a reading nation.” We agree! We're celebrating Children's Book Week this year with a visit from Austin author Michael Fry this Saturday, May 18 at 2PM. Michael has a great new … Continue reading Happy Children’s Book Week!