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Summer Author Program


Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!

Refréscate este verano al conocer a tus escritores de literatura infantil y juvenil favoritos en tu biblioteca. Acompáñanos y disfruta de refrigerios y de la oportunidad de ganar libros gratis. ¡No te lo pierdas!

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Events

Summer Author Program
June 15, 2017 4:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
June 19, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author: Jeff Garvin
June 20, 2017 3:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
June 21, 2017 10:30AM to 11:00AM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
June 21, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with author, Antonio Sacre, at the library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
June 27, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with Brigitte Benchimol!  Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author's book!  Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
June 27, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Author/Illustrator LeUyen Pham will be visiting the Wilshire Library to share her stories with children. She will be reading from her latest graphic nove REAL FRIENDS, written by Shannon Hale. LEUYEN PHAM worked in animation before turning to children’s books. She wrote and illustrated Big Sister, Little Sister, The Bear Who Wasn't There and is the illustrator of numerous other picture books. Ms. Pham lives in Los Angeles, California, with her husband.


Summer Author Program
June 29, 2017 3:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and raffle winners will win a copy of the author's book.


Summer Author Program
July 11, 2017 2:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!

Meet Jen Wang, cartoonist, writer, illustator. Her works include "In Real Life" with Cory Doctorow, "Koko Be Good" and more. See her bibliography at jenwang.net.


Summer Author Program
July 11, 2017 3:45PM

“Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!”


Summer Author Program
July 12, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author's book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
July 12, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Author Susan Bernardo and Illustrator Courtenay Fletcher will be joining us to share their book The Big Adventures of Tiny House


Summer Author Program
July 18, 2017 11:00AM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author's book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
July 18, 2017 3:00PM

"Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author's book. Come out and enjoy the fun!"


July 18, 2017 3:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
July 18, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Come and meet the talented illustrator of popular picture books The Rhino Who Swallowed a Storm by LeVar Burton and Sun Kisses, Moon Hugs by Susan Schaefer Bernardo. Refreshments will be served. 


Summer Author Program
July 19, 2017 1:00PM to 2:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun


July 19, 2017 4:00PM to 5:30PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with summer author, Lilliam Rivera, at the library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


July 19, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!

Maurene Goo is a young adult author of the new Korean drama inspired book I Believe in a Thing Called Love.

Also, participate in a book discussion of this book on Monday, July 31.


Summer Author Program
July 20, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author: Isabel Quintero
July 20, 2017 4:00PM

“Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!”


Summer Author Program
July 22, 2017 1:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author's book. Come out and enjoy the fun! 


Summer Author Program
July 25, 2017 11:00AM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author's book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
July 26, 2017 2:00PM to 3:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library!

Antonio Sacre, the author of A Mango in the Hand, The Barking Mouse, LA NOCHE BUENA: A Christmas Story and My Name is Cool – Stories from a Cuban-Irish-American Storyteller, will be visiting the Vermont Square Library!

Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author: Jeff Garvin
July 27, 2017 3:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author's book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
July 27, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author's book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Author Laura Lacámara
July 27, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Please join us for a visit from Laura Lacámara, the author and illustrator of the bilingual children's books Dalia's Wondrous Hair and Floating on Mama's Song. She will read from her books and tell us about her work! Refreshments will be served, and there will be some giveaways!


July 28, 2017 2:00PM to 3:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be recieving a free copy of the author's book! Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
July 29, 2017 4:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
August 1, 2017 4:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author's book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


August 2, 2017 3:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!

Chinatown Library's special guest will be Oliver Chin, author of the Tales of the Chinese Zodiac series as well as other wonderful books.

From his Amazon.com biography: Oliver Chin is a critically-acclaimed writer and artist. Graduating magna cum laude from Harvard in 1991, he is a media professional and public speaker. Residing in San Francisco, CA, he is married with two sons.


Summer Author Program
August 2, 2017 3:30PM to 4:30PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author’s book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


August 9, 2017 10:30AM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided and lucky winners will also be receiving a free copy of the author's book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


Summer Author Program
August 15, 2017 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Cool off this summer by meeting and connecting with authors at your library! Refreshments will be provided, and lucky winners will receive a free copy of the author's book. Come out and enjoy the fun!


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