Children's Book Week

Children's Book Week is May 1-7!

Orca Books will be hosting in-store readings with local children's book authors.

Thursday, May 4 at 5:30pm
Simon Calcavecchia reads from his book The Adventures of Frank and Mustard: Stuck in the Mud and will be promoting a new book as well. Read more about Simon here: http://www.thurstontalk.com/2016/07/09/simon-calcavecchia/


Friday, May 5 at 5:30 pm
Amanda Maxwell will be reading from The Great Chicken Caper and The Chicken in the Dog, followed by an author workshop for kids to craft their own stories.

Saturday, May 6
11am: P. Calavara will be reading from their new children's poetry book Sneaky Snarky Osters. Read more about P. here: http://www.thurstontalk.com/2016/01/25/p-calavara-art/
2pm: Talcott Broadhead will be reading from Meet Polkadot, followed by a coloring activity from their upcoming coloring book! Read more about Talcott here: http://www.advocate.com/commentary/2014/02/18/op-ed-stories-gender-nonconforming-kids-need
 
Sunday May 7
11am: Tobi Hill-Meyer will read from A Princess of Great Daring. Read more about Tobi here: https://www.timeout.com/seattle/things-to-do/transgender-childrens-book-reading-with-local-author-tobi-hill-meyer
2pm: Amy Eleanor will read from The Girl From the Stars and will show how to use technology to tell your story.

 

Event date: 
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 10:00am to Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 6:00pm
Event address: 
509 E 4th Ave
Olympia, WA 98501