Children's Book Week 2018

Event date: 
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
Once Upon A Time Bookstore
2207 Honolulu Ave.
Montrose, CA 91020

Once Upon A Time is Proud to Be a 99th Anniversary Children’s Book Week Event Host

Children's Book Week April 30, 2018 to May 6, 2018

America's Oldest Children's Bookstore is proud to partner with Every Child A Reader to be an event host for the longest-running national celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading, over 700 schools, libraries, and bookstores will host official Children’s Book Week events between April 30 - May 6 from coast to coast in all 50 states.

This May marks the 99th anniversary of Children’s Book Week; the theme for this year’s celebration is “One World, Many Stories.”

Voting for the 11th Annual Children’s & Teen Choice Book Awards, the only book award voted on solely by kids & teens, has been in progress since March 1, and many locations will hold group voting in the class, store, or library from April 30 - May 6, when voting ends.

We are proud to be hosting the following events in celebration of Children’s Book Week:

Katherine Applegate signing Endling The Last at the Downtown Central Library on Tuesday, May 1st at 7 pm

Hena Khan signing Power Forward on Wednesday, May 2nd at 7 pm

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Staff Picks

Finch's creation story of legendary gentleman detective Charles Lenox is the perfect book for Agatha Christie, Donna Leon and Louise Penny fans as the atmosphere is thick as clotted cream and with indelible characters that will become more comfortable as comfy slippers! Standout sequel to be read either before or after Finch's other Lennox books. Not to be mistaken for a cozy, but still one to enjoy with a good Earl Grey and scones. - Maureen