Garn Press at the Brooklyn Book Festival! September 16 & 17
At Garn Press we are so excited for the 2017 Brooklyn Book Festival. Forty thousand readers and we are going to meet them! It is going to be such a great celebration! This year’s Festival runs September 11-17, 2017. The heart of the Festival is at Brooklyn Borough Hall & Plaza (9/17); Children’s Day (9/16) takes place at MetroTech Commons in downtown Brooklyn. (Photo via Brooklyn Book Festival)
Brooklyn Book Festival – Children’s Day, September 16
When: Saturday, September 16 at 10 AM – 4 PM
Where: 1 Metrotech Ctr, Brooklyn, New York 11201
Garn will be at the BBF for the Children’s Day and we will have lots of books for children and young adults at discount prices. Better still, GP children’s authors and illustrators will be there. We will be reading books with children and giving them beautiful pictures to color from Toodle-oo Ruby Blue! Better still Rachel Backshall will there to talk with young artists about her brilliant work as an illustrator. We will also have renowned educators who are GP authors on hand to talk with teachers, parents and children. Bobbie Kabuto will be ready to talk about every creative topic you can think of when it comes to young children learning to read and write in public schools. Russ Wash who wrote A Parent’s Guide to Public Education in the 21st Century will be there too with sage advice about all aspects of the education of children in public schools. Our authors will be on hand to talk with everyone who comes to greet us and we will be selling all books, book-bags, t-shirts and mugs at discount prices.
Brooklyn Book Festival – Festival Day, September 17
When: Sunday, September 17 at 10 AM – 6:30 PM
Where: Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon St, New York, New York 11201
On the Sunday Garn Press authors will be there again and we will have copies for sale of our entire list of five star award-winning books. Once again our authors will be on hand to talk with everyone who comes to greet us and we will be selling all books, book-bags, t-shirts and mugs at discount prices.
About the Brooklyn Book Festival
The Brooklyn Book Festival is one of America’s premier book festivals and the largest free literary event in New York City. Presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors, it includes a week of Bookend Events throughout New York City, a lively Children’s Day and a celebratory Festival Day with more than 300 authors and 200 booksellers in a vibrant Literary Marketplace. This hip, smart, diverse gathering attracts thousands of book lovers of all ages.
Plan your Festival
This year’s Festival runs September 11-17, 2017. The heart of the Festival is at Brooklyn Borough Hall & Plaza; Children’s Day takes place at MetroTech Commons in downtown Brooklyn. There are also Bookend Events stretching citywide. For more information on their venues, click here.