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Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons)

September 15, 2018
10:30 am

Yoga under the tent with Lara Hocheiser

Kids bend and stretch in the morning with certified yoga instructor Lara Hocheiser.
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09/15/2018 10:30 am 09/15/2018 America/New_York Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons) - Brooklyn Book Festival Kids bend and stretch in the morning with certified yoga instructor Lara Hocheiser. Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons), New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 15, 2018
11:00 am

Maira Kalman

Join illustrator and author, Maira Kalman, beloved by both children and adults, as she brings to life the poetic Max the Dog with Max Makes a Million and Hey Willy, See the Pyramids.
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09/15/2018 11:00 am 09/15/2018 America/New_York Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons) - Brooklyn Book Festival Join illustrator and author, Maira Kalman, beloved by both children and adults, as she brings to life the poetic Max the Dog with Max Makes a Million and Hey Willy, See the Pyramids. Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons), New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 15, 2018
11:30 am

Anica Rissi

Anica Mrose Rissi’s book The Teacher's Pet features a tadpole who grows up to take over the classroom, and it’s students to the rescue!
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09/15/2018 11:30 am 09/15/2018 America/New_York Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons) - Brooklyn Book Festival Anica Mrose Rissi’s book The Teacher's Pet features a tadpole who grows up to take over the classroom, and it’s students to the rescue! Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons), New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 15, 2018
12:00 pm

Kevin Sherry

Get ready to laugh with Kevin Sherry and his new character Remy Sneakers, an independent raccoon with a crafty mind in Remy Sneakers #1: Remy Sneakers vs. the Robo-Rats
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09/15/2018 12:00 pm 09/15/2018 America/New_York Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons) - Brooklyn Book Festival Get ready to laugh with Kevin Sherry and his new character Remy Sneakers, an independent raccoon with a crafty mind in Remy Sneakers #1: Remy Sneakers vs. the Robo-Rats Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons), New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 15, 2018
12:30 pm

Javaka Steptoe

Join Javaka Steptoe, winner of the Caldecott Medal and the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award for Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat
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09/15/2018 12:30 pm 09/15/2018 America/New_York Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons) - Brooklyn Book Festival Join Javaka Steptoe, winner of the Caldecott Medal and the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award for Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons), New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 15, 2018
1:00 pm

Angela Dominguez

Join author and illustrator Angela Dominguez for Sing Don’t Cry, and the joy that music brings.
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09/15/2018 1:00 pm 09/15/2018 America/New_York Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons) - Brooklyn Book Festival Join author and illustrator Angela Dominguez for Sing Don’t Cry, and the joy that music brings. Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons), New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 15, 2018
1:30 pm

Sean Qualls/Selina Alko

In Why Am I Me? Selina Alko and Sean Qualls invite readers of all ages to imagine a world where there is no you or me, only we.
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09/15/2018 1:30 pm 09/15/2018 America/New_York Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons) - Brooklyn Book Festival In Why Am I Me? Selina Alko and Sean Qualls invite readers of all ages to imagine a world where there is no you or me, only we. Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons), New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 15, 2018
2:00 pm

Ruth Chan

Turn your day around with Ruth Chan, author/illustrator of Georgie's Best Bad Day, a hilarious look at bad days and good friends.
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09/15/2018 2:00 pm 09/15/2018 America/New_York Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons) - Brooklyn Book Festival Turn your day around with Ruth Chan, author/illustrator of Georgie's Best Bad Day, a hilarious look at bad days and good friends. Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons), New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 15, 2018
2:30 pm

Ryan T. Higgins

Meet Bruce, everyone’s favorite curmudgeonly bear, and illustrator Ryan T. Higgins as he returns with another favorite Bruce’s Big Move.
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09/15/2018 2:30 pm 09/15/2018 America/New_York Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons) - Brooklyn Book Festival Meet Bruce, everyone’s favorite curmudgeonly bear, and illustrator Ryan T. Higgins as he returns with another favorite Bruce’s Big Move. Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons), New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 15, 2018
3:00 pm

Emma Otheguy

In Marti’s Song for Freedom, Emma Otheguy creates a beautiful tribute to a courageous fighter for freedom for all men and women.
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09/15/2018 3:00 pm 09/15/2018 America/New_York Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons) - Brooklyn Book Festival In Marti’s Song for Freedom, Emma Otheguy creates a beautiful tribute to a courageous fighter for freedom for all men and women. Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons), New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 15, 2018
3:30 pm

Hervé Tullet

Make some noise with Hervé Tullet and his new book Say Zoop! Shout "OH!" Whisper "oh!" Say "Zoop"? Yes!
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09/15/2018 3:30 pm 09/15/2018 America/New_York Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons) - Brooklyn Book Festival Make some noise with Hervé Tullet and his new book Say Zoop! Shout "OH!" Whisper "oh!" Say "Zoop"? Yes! Picture Book Stage (MetroTech Commons), New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386