Virtual Author Visit with Grace Lin and Kate Messner: Once Upon a Book

Artists & Authors
Purchase Once Upon A Book online at The Carle Bookshop by Friday, January 27 and receive a link to join the webinar on January 31.
Lin and Messner’s spectacular collaboration celebrates books and reading….A spellbinding ode to imagination and the transformative wonder of stories.— Kirkus, starred review

In this interactive virtual author visit for elementary school readers, Grace and Kate will share a sneak-preview read-aloud excerpt from Once Upon A Book, their new picture book that celebrates the transformative power of stories. They’ll also share the story behind their collaboration and invite young readers to use their own imaginations, writing in response to art. The session with wrap up with time for live Q&A with classrooms. ASL will be provided.

Zoom link for January 31 program (1 pm, Eastern time) provided upon online purchase of book from The Carle Bookshop. A recording will also be available for 2 weeks following the program date.

In the Bookshop

Once Upon a Book

A Big Mooncake for Little Star

Over and Under the Snow

A Big Bed for Little Snow

Over and Under the Waves