Author Event

CANCELLED * Author Event: Stephen van Dyck, People I've Met From The Internet

Stephen van Dyck discusses People I've Met From The Internet at River Bend Bookshop

River Bend is proud to welcome Stephen van Dyck to the shop for a discussion of his new book, People I've Met From the Internet.  

People I've Met from the Internet Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781938900259
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ricochet Editions - July 1st, 2019

POSTPONED Author Story Time: Isaac Fitzgerald, How to be a Pirate

How To Be A Pirate Story Time with Author Isaac Fitzgerald at River Bend Bookshop

Aaaaarrrrrrrrrr you ready for a swashbuckling story time?  Join us on Sunday, April 26th at 10:30am when author Isaac Fitzgerald reads his new picture book, How To Be A Pirate at River Bend Bookshop!

 

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How to Be a Pirate Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781681197784
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - March 3rd, 2020

CANCELLED: Lesléa Newman, Welcoming Elijah

Lesléa Newman at River Bend Bookshop in Glastonbury Connecticut

River Bend is proud to welcome Lesléa Newman as she shares her new picture book Welcoming Elijah: A Passover Tale with a Tail.

Welcoming Elijah: A Passover Tale with a Tail Cover Image
By Leslea Newman, Susan Gal (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580898829
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Charlesbridge - January 28th, 2020

Here Is the World: A Year of Jewish Holidays Cover Image
By Lesléa Newman, Susan Gal (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781419711855
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 2nd, 2014

Heather Has Two Mommies Cover Image
By Leslea Newman, Laura Cornell (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763666316
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick - March 11th, 2015

Remembering Ethan Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781433831133
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Magination Press - April 7th, 2020

* Poetry: An Afternoon of Laureates

River Bend Bookshop Proudly Hosts An Afternoon of Laureates

River Bend is honored to present An Afternoon of Laureates, "The Many Faces of Love" on Sunday, February 16, 4:30-6:00pm.

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My Inner Eye: Reflections Seen Through a Veil of Time Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780999432747
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grayson Books - October 5th, 2018

Dr. Michael Lepore is Glastonbury Poet Laureate, and a friend of River Bend Bookshop.  His latest collection, My Inner Eye, is a beautiful exploration of the seasons of life.  -- Meghan


Old Is Not a Four-Letter Word Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781943826452
Availability: Due to Systemic Delays, Currently Shipping in 3-8 Days
Published: Antrim House - February 28th, 2018

Laureates of Connecticut: An Anthology of Contemporary Poetry Cover Image
By Ginny Lowe Connors (Editor), Charles Margolis (Editor)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780998258805
Availability: Due to Systemic Delays, Currently Shipping in 3-8 Days
Published: Grayson Books - February 1st, 2017

Author Story Time: Janet Lawler, Winter Cats

Author Story Time at River Bend Bookshop with Janet Lawler and Winter Cats

Join us for a wonderful, wintry story time with author Janet Lawler!  Sunday, March 1 at 10:30 am.  Story Time will include a snack and a craft.  All are welcome, please reserve a space here.

Winter Cats Cover Image
By Janet Lawler, Ela Smietanka (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780807591246
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Albert Whitman & Company - September 1st, 2019

* Book Launch Party: A Galaxy of Sea Stars, Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo

Book Launch Celebration for A Galaxy of Sea Stars to be held at River Bend Bookshop

River Bend is delighted to welcome back Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo for the launch of her new book, A Galaxy of Sea Stars!  The launch party will take place on Saturday, February 8 at 3:00pm.  

About the Book

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A Galaxy of Sea Stars Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374309091
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - February 4th, 2020

Ruby in the Sky Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250233295
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Square Fish - February 4th, 2020

Author Visit: Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo, Ruby in the Sky

Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo at River Bend Bookshop

River Bend welcomes the author of Ruby in the Sky, Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo, to the bookshop for a winter craft and book signing on Saturday, December 7th at 10:30am.  The book and event are ideal for kids in 4th to 7th grade.

About the Book

Ruby in the Sky Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374309053
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - February 5th, 2019

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A Galaxy of Sea Stars Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374309091
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - February 4th, 2020

Book Signing: Christina Laurie, The Lobsters' Night Before Christmas

Author Christina Laurie will sign copies of her new book at River Bend Bookshop

River Bend welcomes author Christina Laurie to the shop for a signing of her new book, The Lobsters' Night Before Christmas.  She will be signing this Wednesday, November 20th from 3:00 to 4:00 pm.  

The Lobsters' Night Before Christmas Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780764358265
Availability: Due to Systemic Delays, Currently Shipping in 3-8 Days
Published: Schiffer Kids - October 28th, 2019

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