Literary Halloweeen: Kids Meet Favorite Authors at Brooklyn Botanic Garden
If your child loves books, bring them to the annual Halloween bash at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. It's called the Ghouls and Gourds Festival, and it's a blast.
Children's Authors at 2012 Halloween Event at Brooklyn Botanic Garden
- Shana Corey
Author of Here Come the Girl Scouts, You Forgot Your Skirt, Amelia Bloomer!, and Barack Obama: Out of Many, One
- Nina Crews
Author and illustrator of Neighborhood Sing-Along, Neighborhood Mother Goose, and Jack and the Beanstalk
- Alison Ashley Formento
Author of This Tree Counts, This Tree 1, 2, 3, and These Bees Count!
- Deborah Gregory
Author of Catwalk
- Paul DuBois Jacobs and Jennifer Swender
Authors of My Subway Ride, Abiyoyo Returns, and Fire Drill
- Diane Kredensor
Author and illustrator of Ollie & Moon and Ollie & Moon: fuhgeddaboudit!
- Huy Voun Lee
Author and illustrator of In the Leaves, Honk, Honk Goose!, and The Magic Brush
- Diane Muldrow
Author of Where Do Giggles Come From?, We Planted a Tree, and Somewhere So Sleepy
- Johan Olander
Author and illustrator of My Robots: The Robotic Genius of Lady Regina Bonquers III, A Field Guide to Aliens, and A Field Guide to Monsters
- Robert Kimmel Smith
Author of Chocolate Fever, The War with Grandpa, and The Squeaky Wheel
- David Ezra Stein
Author and illustrator of Because Amelia Smiled, Interrupting Chicken , and Leaves
- Javaka Steptoe
Author and illustrator of Jimi: A Story of the Young Jimi Hendrix, Rain Play, and In Daddy’s Arms I Am Tall
- Lauren Thompson
Author of The Forgiveness Garden, Mouse’s First Halloween, and Apple Pie That Papa Baked
- Dimitrea Tokunbo
Author and illustrator of Sidewalk Chalk: Poems of the City, The Sound of Kwanzaa, and Together
- Tim Young
Author and illustrator of Shadows on My Wall, They’re Coming, and I’m Looking for a Monster!