Kids + Teens

International Ivy and Bean Day is October 13th! Meet Annie Barrows!

Yow! The first International Ivy and Bean Day is coming soon. On October 13, 2012 more than 600 bookstores, libraries, schools and homes around the world will be celebrating the release of the 9th book in the New York Times bestselling series, Ivy and Bean Make the Rules.

What happens on Ivy and Bean Day? Lots of fun stuff, that’s what! Games, activities, crafts, giveaways and prizes!

An invitation from Annie
Annie stopped by to invite you to have fun on Ivy and Bean Day!

Join the Fun
Click here to find an event near you.

You can also host your own party at home with this easy-peasy kit. Lots of great ideas for you and your young readers to have fun at home. Click here to download the at-home party kit. So many great ideas!

·  Invitations
·  Activity Ideas
·  Word Find
·  Crossword Puzzle
·  Bookmarks
·  Make your own camp rules
·  Cootie-catcher
·  And much more!

Meet Annie and Sophie
Author Annie Barrows and illustrator Sophie Blackall will be appearing at events across the country—come on out and see them!

Details subject to change, please confirm the event’s time and location by calling or visiting the venue’s web site.

October 6, 2012, Corte Madera, CA:  Book Passage  Meet Annie
October 7, 2012, Oakland, CA:  Mrs. Dalloway’s  Meet Annie
October 7, 2012, San Francisco, CA:  Books Inc.  Meet Annie
October 7, 2012, Brooklyn, NY:  WORD  Meet Sophie
October 8, 2012, LaVerne, CA:  Mrs. Nelson’s  Meet Annie
October 9, 2012, Seattle, WA:  Third Place Books  Meet Annie
October 10, 2012, Minneapolis, MN:  Wild Rumpus  Meet Annie
October 11, 2012, Naperville, IL:  Anderson’s Bookshop   Meet Annie
October 12, 2012, Denver, BO:  Tattered Cover  Meet Annie
October 13, 2012, San Jose, CA:  Hicklebee’s  Meet Annie
October 13, 2012, New York, NY:  McNally Jackson  Meet Sophie
October 17, 2012, Boston, MA:  Children’s Book Shop  Meet Annie
October 18, 2012, New York, NY:  Symphony Space  Meet Annie and Sophie
October 19, 2012, Toronto, ON:  Chapters  Meet Annie
October 20, 2012, Toronto, ON:  Chapters  Meet Annie

Lara Starr
Publicity, Children and Teens

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Lara Starr

Lara Starr

Lara Starr is Chronicle’s Senior Publicist for Children’s books, and the author of Wookiee Pies, Clone Scones and other Galactic Goodies, Ice Sabers, The Very Hungry Caterpillar™ Cookbook and Cookie Cutters Kit, and Chef Olivia™. Tell her you like her sweater and she’ll tell you exactly what she paid for it.
Lara Starr



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