October 1st at 11:00 am

School’s First Day of School - Author Adam Rex and Illustrator Christian Robinson

Author:

Adam Rex has written several books for young readers, including the "New York Times" bestselling "Frankenstein Makes a Sandwich "and "The True Meaning of Smekday. "His first day of school was at Lookout Mountain Elementary in Phoenix. He lives now with his wife and son in Tucson.

Illustrator:

Christian Robinson's award-winning books for young readers include "Josephine, " 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 latest book "Last Stop on Market Street " earned four starred reviews and was on the "New York Times" bestseller list. This is his first book for Roaring Brook Press.

Event date: 
Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 11:00am
Event address: 
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
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$17.99
ISBN: 9781596439641
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - June 28th, 2016

It's the first day of school at Frederick Douglass Elementary and everyone's just a little bit nervous, especially the school itself. What will the children do once they come? Will they like the school? Will they be nice to him?

The school has a rough start, but as the day goes on, he soon recovers when he sees that he's not the only one going through first-day jitters.


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Author Adam Rex and Illustrator Christian Robinson

October 1st at 11:00 am

School’s First Day of School - Author Adam Rex and Illustrator Christian Robinson

Author:

Adam Rex has written several books for young readers, including the "New York Times" bestselling "Frankenstein Makes a Sandwich "and "The True Meaning of Smekday. "His first day of school was at Lookout Mountain Elementary in Phoenix. He lives now with his wife and son in Tucson.

Illustrator:

Christian Robinson's award-winning books for young readers include "Josephine, " 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 latest book "Last Stop on Market Street " earned four starred reviews and was on the "New York Times" bestseller list. This is his first book for Roaring Brook Press.

School's First Day of School Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781596439641
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - June 28th, 2016

It's the first day of school at Frederick Douglass Elementary and everyone's just a little bit nervous, especially the school itself. What will the children do once they come? Will they like the school? Will they be nice to him?

The school has a rough start, but as the day goes on, he soon recovers when he sees that he's not the only one going through first-day jitters.


Oct 1 2016 - 11:00am
Event address:
Westgate Shopping Center
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103