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R. J. Palacio: Author Visit

Last Tuesday (12/18/2012) R. J. Palacio spoke to Bank Street School for Children about her book Wonder. It was a return visit for Palacio who visited the School for Children earlier in the year. After a tour of the College Library,

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Todd Parr: Author Visit

Todd Parr, author of It’s Okay To Be Different, Underwear Do’s and Don’ts, and his newest, The Thankful Book, came to visit the 5/6s last week. Todd read aloud, drew a picture of a princess (complete with polka-dot underwear), and led

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Jeff Kinney: The Webcast

Author Jeff Kinney, creator of the “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” series along with actors Zachary Gordon (Greg Heffley), and Robert Capron (Rowley Jefferson) visited Bank Street College School for Children, Tuesday, November 15, 2011. If you weren’t able to

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Jeff Kinney: Author Visit

Yes, that’s right, you heard correct, Jeff Kinney is coming to Bank Street! Date: Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am EST Author of the “Dairy of a Wimpy Kid” series, Kinney will be speaking primarily to

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Brian Selznick: Author Visit

Brian Selznick author and illustrator of “The Invention of Hugo Cabret” mesmerized Bank Street School for Children students this morning by reading from his latest book “Wonderstruck.” This book features two separate story lines about deaf children who run away

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Salman Rushdie: Author Visit

Read StreetScenes‘ article on author Salman Rushdie’s recent visit to Bank Street’s School for Children (12/08/2010). If you’d like to read “Luka and the Fire of Life,” Rushdie’s most recent book, the call number is FR and is located in

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Tony DiTerlizzi: Author Visit

Acclaimed children’s book author and illustrator Tony DiTerlizzi visited Bank Street College School for Children on May 19, 2010.  He is the co-creator of the much loved “Spiderwick Chronicles,” (Call# J F D) with Holly Black. He came to talk

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Wall tattoo. Spider plant waiting for the sun. Our new wall tattoo from Liz Wong. Pride 2017 kick-off party decoration. Thank you Eliza C. We're going live! Woot, woot! We have a new heavy-duty electric stapler (up to 45 pages). LGBTQ+ Visibility Project is up. Go see it in the lobby. The 2017 Josette Frank Award winner Wendelin Van Draanen for "The Secret Life of Lincoln Jones." Participating in the chair selection process for the 4th, 6th & 7th floors.