Sunday, October 1st at 11:30 am
JULIE FOGLIANO &
speaking & signing
When's My Birthday?
WHEN'S MY BIRTHDAY?
A boisterous celebration of everything that is wonderful about birthdays by acclaimed author Julie Fogliano and illustrated by the Caldecott and Coretta Scott King Honoree Christian Robinson.
when’s my birthday?
where’s my birthday?
how many days until my birthday?
i’d like a pony for my birthday
and a necklace for my birthday.
i’d like a chicken for my birthday.
i’d like a ball to bounce and bounce.
i’d like a big cake on my birthday
with lots of chocolate on my birthday
and lots of candles on my birthday
1,2,3,4,5, and 6!
ABOUT JULIE FOGLIANO
Julie Fogliano has spent her entire life reading children's books. Now she stays up way too late writing her own books while eating cereal. She lives in the Hudson Valley with her husband and their three children. They make her very tired, but give her lots of good ideas. So far they have included And Then It’s Spring, for which she won the Ezra Jack Keats Award; If You Want to See a Whale; When Green Becomes Tomatoes, recipient of four starred reviews; and Old Dog Baby Baby with art by Chris Raschka.
ABOUT CHRISTIAN ROBINSON
Christian Robinson's award-winning books for young readers include Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker, which was a Coretta Scott King Honor Book as well as a Sibert Honor Book, and Harlem's Little Blackbird, which was an NAACP Image Award nominee. His Newbery Medal and Caldecott Honor book Last Stop on Market Street was a New York Times bestseller while his latest book School's First Day of School (written by Adam Rex) has earned six starred reviews. This is his second book for Roaring Brook Press.
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