QuailKids #626 March 29, 2019
 
It's almost April Fools' Day! Need some help getting in the pranking spirit? Take a look at these hilarious read aloud picture books!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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NEWLY ANNOUNCED!
YA Author Panel!
Brenda Rufener & Jaye Robin Brown with Amber Smith
Friday, April 19, 7:00 pm  
Ages 14+

Join three YA authors for a panel discussion! Brenda Rufener's latest book is Since We Last Spoke, and Jaye Robin Brown's is The Meaning of Birds. Amber Smith is the New York Times bestselling author of The Way I Used to Be.  
 
MARCH
 
Middle Grade Debut!
Gillian McDunn 
Saturday, March 30, 2:00 pm
Ages 8+ 
  
Cat and her brother Chicken have always had a very special bond--Cat is one of the few people who can keep Chicken happy. Since their mom has had to work double-hard to keep their family afloat after their father passed away, Cat has been the glue holding her family together. But even the strongest glue sometimes struggles to hold.
 
Come meet the author of this stunning debut middle grade novel! 
 
APRIL
Author of the Divergent Series!
Veronica Roth
Thursday, April 4, 7:00 pm  
Ages 12+

#1 New York Times' Bestselling Author Veronica Roth is coming to Quail Ridge Books! The author of the Divergent and Carve the Mark series will be presenting and signing at Quail Ridge Books as part of her paperback tour for The Fates Divide.   
 
This is a ticketed event. Tickets can be purchased on Eventbrite. The purchase of a ticket includes a reserved seat, signing line ticket, and a paperback copy of your choice of Veronica's books.
 
 
NC Author!
Kelly Starling Lyons  
Saturday, April 13, 2:00 pm
Ages 4+
  
Come celebrate Kelly's newest picture book, 'Going Down Home with Daddy.' There will be free posters for attendees (while supplies last). Kelly will share snacks and crafts as well! She will be accompanied by Drum Prophet Eugene Taylor on djembe drum.  
 
"Imagery is presented in marvelous metaphors... Minter's acrylic-wash prints soar... A warm, loving, necessary reminder of the power in families coming together." -Kirkus Reviews, STARRED REVIEW 
 
Nyxia Triad Series Finale!
Scott Reintgen
Monday, April 22, 7:00 pm  
Ages 12+

Come meet the author of this teen fantasy series! In the highly anticipated Nyxia Triad series finale, Emmett and the Genesis team must join forces with a surprising set of allies if they're ever to make it home alive.
 
Book Launch Party!
Ali Standish
Tuesday, April 23, 7:00 pm  
Ages 8+

Meet the author and celebrate the release of her second middle grade book! From critically acclaimed author Ali Standish ( The Ethan I Was Before) comes the story of one girl's journey to a magical seaside town, where she uncovers her family's long hidden secrets and ultimately finds truth and redemption. A modern classic in the making!
 
Kids/Teen Events!
 
Storytimes
Toddler time (ages 0-4) - Mondays 10:30 am
Under the Tree (ages 4+) - Saturdays 10:30 am    
NEW! Stories on Sunday (all ages) - Sundays 10:30 am 
 

 
Mar 30, 2:00 pm         Gillian McDunn Caterpillar Summer   
April 4, 7:00 pm          Veronica Roth The Fates Divide 
April 13, 2:00 pm        Kelly Starling Lyons Going Down Home with Daddy 
April 19, 7:00 pm        YA Author Panel with Brenda Rufener,  
                                           Jaye Robin Brown & Amber Smith 
April 22, 7:00 pm        Scott Reintgen Nyxia Uprising  
April 23, 7:00 pm        Ali Standish August Isle  
April 30, 7:00 pm        Kate T. Parker The Heart of a Boy 
May 2, 6:00 pm           Adam Rubin High Five
May 18, 6:00 pm         Mason Deaver I Wish You All the Best  


Can't attend an event? For most events, you can still reserve a signed copy of the author's book. Call us 919-828-1588 , stop by, or order online . (Autographed books make great gifts!)

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