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WHERE'S WALDO GLASTONBURY SCAVENGER HUNT!

The scavenger hunt is a community-wide activity in which kids, parents, and Waldo-lovers of all ages are invited to participate.

Where's Waldo? Destination: Everywhere!: 12 classic scenes as you've never seen them before! Cover Image
By Martin Handford, Martin Handford (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780763697266
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick - September 14th, 2017

Where's Waldo?: Deluxe Edition Cover Image
By Martin Handford, Martin Handford (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763645250
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Published: Candlewick - August 14th, 2012

Where's Waldo? 30th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By Martin Handford, Martin Handford (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780763695798
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Published: Candlewick - May 16th, 2017

Where's Waldo? The Spectacular Spotlight Search Cover Image
By Martin Handford, Martin Handford (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536201765
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Published: Candlewick - October 2nd, 2018

Writing the Personal Essay Workshop (Registration Required)

Writing the Personal Essay

Learn to write a compelling personal essay

If you have something you need to say but are unsure how to say it, the Candlelight Writing Workshops is offering a two-part beginning essay-writing workshop on consecutive Thursdays, June 13 and June 20, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at the River Bend Bookshop, 2217 Main St., Glastonbury.

Writing the Personal Essay Workshop (Registration Required)

Writing the Personal Essay

Learn to write a compelling personal essay

If you have something you need to say but are unsure how to say it, the Candlelight Writing Workshops is offering a two-part beginning essay-writing workshop on consecutive Thursdays, June 13 and June 20, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at the River Bend Bookshop, 2217 Main St., Glastonbury.

Banned Books Week

 

George (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780545812573
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - April 25th, 2017

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Presents A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo (Better Bundo Book, LGBT Children’s Book) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781452173801
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 18th, 2018

The Adventures of Captain Underpants (Captain Underpants #1) Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator), Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780590846288
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - September 1997

The Hate U Give Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062498533
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 28th, 2017

Drama Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780545326995
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Published: Graphix - September 2012

Thirteen Reasons Why Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781595141880
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Published: Razorbill - June 14th, 2011

This One Summer Cover Image
By Jillian Tamaki (Illustrator), Mariko Tamaki
$18.99
ISBN: 9781596437746
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Published: First Second - May 6th, 2014

Skippyjon Jones Cover Image
By Judy Schachner, Judy Schachner (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525471349
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - September 15th, 2003

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316013697
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 2009

This Day in June Cover Image
By Gayle E. Pitman, Kristyna Litten (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781433816581
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Published: Magination Press - May 5th, 2014

Two Boys Kissing Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780307931917
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Published: Ember - May 12th, 2015

Poetry Open Mic Night

Join us in a celebration of National Poetry Month at our next River Bend Open Mic Night!  Bring a poem or two to share, or come to listen and enjoy the work of local poets.  Aspiring to acclaimed, all levels are welcome.  

Poetry Open Mic Night at River Bend Bookshop

Children's Book Week!

Celebrate Children's Book Week with River Bend Bookshop 

As part of the longest-running national celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading, over 1,000 schools, libraries, and bookstores will celebrate Children’s Book Week from April 29 to May 5 from coast to coast in all 50 states.

Writers' Workshops (Registration Required)

“Get Started and Keep Going: Creating a Writing Life”

Make the first step, then make the commitment, to the writing life you desire. This class will act as a catalyst for your writing process: how to get started, how to collect and encourage ideas, how to enlist your brain to activate your pen, how to become the writer you know you can be.

 

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