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Author Stephanie Watson's Pencilvania!!

Join Babycake's Book Stack & Moon Palace Books in hosting esteemed author:

Stephanie Watson

Recently known for her funny and dynamic picture books Best Friends in the Universe (2018), Behold a Baby (2015), and the playful title The Wee Hours (2013), Stephanie began her lovely career writing middle grade novels in 2008 with Elvis & Olive and again in 2010 with the follow-up Elvis & Olive:Super Detectives.

Babycake's Book Stack and Moon Palace are so pleased to present Stephanie's 2021 middle grade novel PENCILVANIA! 

Written in a vivd, fantasy landscape, PENCILVANIA takes the reader on a journey with the young protagonists through creativity, grief, perspective and healing. Described as a modern day spin on The Phantom Toll Booth meets Harold and the Purple Crayon, this is the perfect chapter book for you and your Babycake's MUST HAVE autumn reading!

This event will take place at the outside courtyard of Moon Palace Books, next to the Babycake's Book Stack bookmobile! Prepare to hear the author share from PENCILVANIA, create a fun drawing activity (making a big group drawing of our own kind of Pencilvania and have cake and treats!

Hear the first chapters here in the author's own voice: 

Here you can find the author's Discussion Guide with insighful questions to further explore the fantasy world of PENCILVANIA. This guide is useful for family reading, teachers and #kidsbookclub!

PENCILVANIA | STEPHANIE WATSON (stephanie-watson.com)

BOOKS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER AND PICK-UP AT THE EVENT

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 2, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Address: 
3032 Minnehaha Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Books: 
Pencilvania Cover Image
By Stephanie Watson, Sofia Moore (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728215907
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - October 5th, 2021

Pencilvania Cover Image
By Stephanie Watson, Sofia Moore (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781728247885
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - October 5th, 2021