BookKids: Exclusive Dragon Ops COVER REVEAL!

We're honored and thrilled to reveal the cover for Mari Mancusi's forthcoming novel about the world’s first augmented-reality video-game theme park, DRAGON OPS! We've had the pleasure of working closely with the Austin-based author over the years, most recently hosting her for the release of The Camelot Code: The Once and Future Geek, which is … Continue reading BookKids: Exclusive Dragon Ops COVER REVEAL!

BookKids: Reading with Pride!

Kids booksellers share some of their recommendations to celebrate Pride Month! It's Pride, y'all! We kicked off the month with a wonderful, music-filled Drag Storytime and we've been walking on air ever since! A huge shout-out to the performers who dazzled our guests with their outfits, dancing, and reading: Papi Churro, Channing Ate'em, Mad Max, … Continue reading BookKids: Reading with Pride!

BookKids: Take the summer reading challenge!

Dive into summer reading with the 5 Book Dive challenge! On Saturday, May 18th we kicked off summer reading with some of our favorite middle grade authors at the 5 Book Dive festival! We laughed, we danced, we improv'd... we met Elephant & Piggie, wore ridiculous pool floaties, you name it. You got to watch … Continue reading BookKids: Take the summer reading challenge!

Varian Johnson Is Awesome. Here’s Why.

Austin author Varian Johnson has promised to SIGN & PERSONALIZE every single copy of The Great Greene Heist pre-ordered through BookPeople!  That's not all!  You'll also received a SIGNED BOOKMARK and a SIGNED COPY of The Kelsey Job, the short prequel to The Great Greene Heist! This offer is being made exclusively to BookPeople customers. We ship worldwide!  … Continue reading Varian Johnson Is Awesome. Here’s Why.

A Day with Brandon Mull

Earlier this week Topher, our Kid's Outreach Director, took one of our favorite middle school authors, Brandon Mull, to visit local schools to talk about his new book, Sky Raiders. Brandon is the author of the bestselling, must-read-if-you-love-adventure-and-fairies series, Fablehaven, AND the awesome Beyonders series. (See all of Brandon's books right over here.) Here are a few … Continue reading A Day with Brandon Mull