Events

A Sliver of Light

with co-author Josh Fattal

APR 17 / THU / 7:30 PM

In summer 2009, Shane Bauer, Joshua Fattal, and Sarah Shourd were hiking in Iraqi Kurdistan when they unknowingly crossed into Iran and were captured by a border patrol. Accused of espionage, the three Americans ultimately found themselves in Tehran’s infamous Evin Prison, where they discovered that pooling their strength of will and relying on each other were the only ways they could survive.

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Mr. Jack is a Maniac!

with bestselling author Dan Gutman

APR 24 / THU / 4:30 PM

My Weird School is weirder than ever!

Principal Klutz thinks the kids at Ella Mentry School need to learn some self-defense moves.

But the guy he hired—Mr. Jack—thinks he’s an action hero! He spends all his time looking in the mirror. He does everything in slow motion.

How are the kids supposed to learn anything?

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Ruin Falls

with Jenny Milchman
intro by Carla Buckley

APR 24 / THU / 7:30 PM

In a suspenseful follow-up to her critically acclaimed Cover of Snow, Jenny Milchman ratchets up the tension with this edge-of-your-seat story of a mother determined to find her missing children. Liz follows the threads of a terrible secret to uncover a hidden world created from dreams and haunted by nightmares.

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Yes, It’s Hot in Here

with former Mr. Met AJ Mass

APR 27 / SUN / 2:00 PM

AJ Mass of ESPN.com (a former Mr. Met himself) explores the entertaining history of the mascot from its jester roots in Renaissance society to the slapstick pantomime of the Clown Prince of Baseball, Max Patkin, all the way up to the mascots of the slam-dunk, rock-and-roll, Jumbotron culture of today.

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