Sunday Sep 16

Festival Day & Literary Market

Borough Hall, Brooklyn

Saturday Sep 15

Children’s Day

MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 10 - 17

Bookend Events


Support Us

Festival Info

Anica Rissi

Anica Mrose Rissi is the author of the Anna, Banana chapter-book series and the picture book The Teacher’s Pet, illustrated by Zachariah OHora. Anica grew up on an island off the coast of Maine, where she read a lot of books and loved a lot of pets. She now tells and collects stories, makes up songs on her violin, and eats lots of cheese with her friends in Princeton, NJ, where she lives with her dog, Arugula.

Author Website

Follow Anica