An Indies Introduce Q&A With Jake Burt

The following contains excerpts from an article by Jessica Stauffer, featured on the American Booksellers Association website - and includes an interview with Jake Burt by our very own Lauren Savage!  For the full article, go here: http://www.bookweb.org/news/indies-introduce-qa-jake-burt-101009 “What happens when you take a feisty, pick-pocketing teen out of foster care and give her a whole new identity, …

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A Visit from Eric Litwin, the Original Pete the Cat Author!

Get ready to dance and sing! Check out footage from our event with the original Pete the Cat Author, Eric Litwin! We had a great turn out to hear him sing songs from Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons, Groovy Joe, and more. Take a look at the video here...

Judy Schachner Visits The Reading Bug!

One of our very favorite author/illustrators, Judy Schachner, stopped by The Reading Bug this week to visit customers and local schools.  Judy is the author and illustrator of the hilarious Skippyjon Jones books, Dewey Bob, and more, and she recently released Sarabella's Thinking Cap, a beautifully illustrated, heartwarming tale.  She spent some time with Lauren …

Tom Lichtenheld visits The Reading Bug

The NYT best-selling team of Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenheld can't be beat and they've done it again with the clever and adorable picture book, "I Wish Your More." When Tom visited The Reading Bug last week, he read all of our favorites including the incomparable "Duck Rabbit," and "The OK Book."  And although another one …

Legendary musician Peter Yarrow at The Bug!

While nearly 500 people waited outside The Reading Bug on a beautiful Monday morning, Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary was seated in our event space working away on his next project on his laptop. With 5 minutes to spare before his performance, the 73 year old singer closed his computer, walked over to …

A Double Life- Discovering Motherhood

We were honored to have author Lisa Harper at The Reading Bug on Thursday evening, March 10, for a wine and cheese party to introduce her new book, A Double Life, Discovering Motherhood, which recently won the 2010 River Teeth Literary Nonfiction Prize.  Lisa read from the book to a lively crowd of new and expectant parents.  It’s …