Scholastic Parents Night: The Power of Summer Reading

Wednesday, May 26 | 7pm ET / 6pm CT / 5pm MT / 4pm PT

School's out!
At Scholastic Parents Night: The Power of Summer Reading, a virtual panel of Scholastic authors, education experts, and booksellers will give tips and book recommendations that will keep kids excited to read all summer long!

Be sure to tune in for:

  • A book recommendation speed-round with an indie bookseller - Ask for recommendations based on your child's likes and needs!
  • Interviews with beloved authors Varian Johnson (Twins and The Parker Inheritance) and Kelly Yang (The Front Desk series)
  • Tips and tricks to keep your kids reading all summer - and loving it!
  • Swag! Attendees who visit the store after the event will receive a goodie bag (on a first come, first serve basis), and all attendees will receive digital activities, brochures and more! 

We will joined by:

  • Moderator John Schu: Host of Book Joy Live, author of the popular blog Watch. Read. Connect. and Ambassador of School Libraries for Scholastic Book Fairs.
  • Varian Johnson: Award-winning author of several books for children and young adults, including The Parker Inheritance and Twins, illustrated by Shannon Wright.
  • Lauren Savage: Co-founder and owner of the Reading Bug Bookstore and Reading Bug Box in San Carlos, California and narrator of the Reading Bug Adventures story and music podcast.
  • Lizette Serrano: VP of Educational Marketing at Scholastic, Co-founder of the Power of Story initiative and a 2021 Summer Reading Ambassador.
  • Kelly Yang: Author of the award-winning Front Desk series and founder of The Kelly Yang project.

Get more details and RSVP here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1887833914708713

See below for a list of books you can purchase before or after the event.
We hope you’ll join us! 

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ONLINE EVENT
Duck on a Bike Cover Image
By David Shannon, David Shannon (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338744903
Availability: Usually Ships in 2-7 Days
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 4th, 2021

My Very Favorite Book in the Whole Wide World Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338225327
Availability: Usually Ships in 2-7 Days
Published: Orchard Books - December 29th, 2020

The Story of Clifford (Clifford the Big Red Dog Storybook) Cover Image
By Norman Bridwell (Created by), Meredith Rusu, Jennifer Oxley (Illustrator), Erica Kepler (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338577136
Availability: Usually Ships in 2-7 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - January 7th, 2020

The Giant Ice Cream Mess: An Acorn Book (Fox Tails #3) Cover Image
UNAVAILABLE AT THIS TIME (Possible reasons: Backordered, Out-of-Stock Indefinitely, or Print-on-Demand only)
ISBN: 9781338561722
Availability: Backordered
Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 18th, 2021

The School is Alive!: A Branches Book (Eerie Elementary #1) Cover Image
By Jack Chabert, Sam Ricks (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780545623926
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Inc. - June 24th, 2014

Sprite's Secret: A Branches Book (Pixie Tricks #1) Cover Image
By Tracey West, Xavier Bonet (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338627787
Availability: Usually Ships in 2-7 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - December 1st, 2020

The Sewer Rat Stink (Geronimo Stilton Graphic Novel #1) Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781338587302
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 5th, 2020

Cat Kid Comic Club: From the Creator of Dog Man Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338712766
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graphix - December 1st, 2020

Dog Man: Mothering Heights: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #10) Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338680454
Availability: Usually Ships in 2-7 Days
Published: Graphix - March 23rd, 2021

Claudia and the New Girl (The Baby-sitters Club Graphic Novel #9) (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix #9) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338304572
Availability: Usually Ships in 2-7 Days
Published: Graphix - February 2nd, 2021

Force of Fire Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338636642
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - June 1st, 2021

Three Keys (A Front Desk Novel) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338591385
Availability: Usually Ships in 2-7 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - September 15th, 2020

Allergic: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338568905
Availability: Usually Ships in 2-7 Days
Published: Graphix - March 2nd, 2021

Guts Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780545852500
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graphix - September 17th, 2019

Keep It Together, Keiko Carter: A Wish  Novel: A Wish Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338607574
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - May 4th, 2021

Last Gate of the Emperor Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338665857
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - May 4th, 2021

The Magical Reality of Nadia (The Magical Reality of Nadia #1) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338572285
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Inc. - February 2nd, 2021

The Dangerous Gift (Wings of Fire, Book 14) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781338214543
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - March 2nd, 2021