Storytime with Roger Mello at 57th Street Books

57th Street Books 1301 E 57th St., Chicago

Please join us on October 20th for a reading with beloved children’s author, Roger Mello. Roger Mello will be presenting his new book, Charcoal Boys, which explores the intertwining lives of a hornet and a boy, offering a vital glimpse into a world of Brazil’s coal mines. Through the wasp we observe the hardships the little […]

Roger Mello at the IBBY Regional Conference

AT&T Conference & Hotel Center 1900 University Avenue, Austin

On the IBBY Info Session on Awards and Festivals panel, Roger speaks about being a repeat recipient of the IBBY awards and being a judge for international awards. Roger will also be available from 8:00-8:30 pm for autographs. Roger Mello has illustrated over 100 titles – 22 of which he also wrote – and his […]

Roger Mello at the IBBY Regional Conference

AT&T Conference & Hotel Center 1900 University Avenue, Austin

Roger Mello leads a book discussion group dedicated to his latest publication, Charcoal Boys. Beginning at 12:15, Roger will be available for autographs. Roger Mello has illustrated over 100 titles – 22 of which he also wrote – and his unique style and adroit sense of color continues to push the boundaries of children’s book […]

Opening Reception for Ingrid Godon’s Faces

C.G. Boerner 526 W 26th St, #304, New York

Ingrid Godon, the illustrator of Elsewhere Editions' I Wish, with words by Toon Tellegen, is exhibiting her work in a new show entitled Faces at C.G. Boerner. The opening reception will take place on April 22, 7:00pm-9:00pm. Refreshments will be served. The pop-up exhibition runs from April 21 to May 5. Ingrid Godon is a […]


A Conversation with Roger Mello and Peter Sís, hosted by the Eric Carle Museum

On April 1st at 7:00 PM EDT, the Eric Carle Museum will host an online conversation between Roger Mello and Peter Sís as they come together to discuss their incredible bodies of work, what compels them to create children's books, and the deeply personal stories they both bring to life in their illustrations. The conversation […]

Roger Mello celebrates with Rutgers University’s International Children’s Book Day

Please join us for a picture book read-aloud with Roger Mello on Friday, April 2nd at 11:00AM EST to celebrate Rutgers University's International Children's Book Day. Events include guest readings, live conversation, and a raffle selection (of Roger's beautifully illustrated book, Lemon Butterly). You can register for the event here. Born in 1965, Roger Mello […]

Word Up Books Outdoor Storytime with Rob Croll

Adventure Playground 401 w 164th street, New York

Rob Croll, translator of Juan Hormiga, written by Gustavo Roldán, will be joining Word Up Books to read the tale of Juan Hormiga outside at a special story time at Adventure Playground (164 St. & Edgecombe Ave.) as part of Uptown Kid Lit, a part of Word Up's youth programming. 10:00 - Opening Songs & […]

Pajama Story Time at The Story Shop

The Story Shop is hosting a Sleepy Stories Pajama Story Time on July 6th at 6:00 pm EST! We'll be reading some Sleepy Stories by Mario Levrero, passing out a bedtime snack, & practicing some sleepy stretches to help us get ready for bed! We'll have plenty of lovely bedtime story books ready to take […]

Bilingual Time: Sleepy Stories & Juan Hormiga at the San Diego Public Library

Join us on Friday, July 9th at 10:00am - 10:30am PDT (7:00am - 7:30am EST) for a very special Bilingual Storytime featuring Translators Alicia López and Robert Croll. Cuddle up with a blanket and escape into the whimsical dream world of Sleepy Stories, by Mario Levrero, beautifully read by Ms. Lopez. Mr. Croll takes us […]

Storytime and Conversation: In the Meadow of Fantasies with Wild Rumpus

Please join us on Saturday, November 6 at 11:00am CST (12:00pm EST) for a wonderful virtual storytime and conversation hosted by Wild Rumpus and featuring illustrator Nooshin Safakhoo and translator Sara Khalili. Enjoy a cozy Saturday immersed in the dreamy, poetic world of In the Meadow of Fantasies. This storytime and conversation will take place over […]

Book Share with Julie Flett, Nooshin Safakhoo, and Sara Khalili

Eric Carle Museum Online Event

As part of their Book Share series, the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art will be hosting a conversation between Julie Flett, Nooshin Safakhoo and Sara Khalili. This event will take place online, for more information and to register click here. Nooshin Safkhoo and Sara Khalili are the illustrator and translator, respectively, of Elsewhere […]