Matt de la Peña and Loren Long discuss their new picture book Love

Thu. 1/11, 6pm:
Matt de la Peña and Loren Long discuss their new picture book Love

Start 2018 with LOVE. We're thrilled to host a presentation, Q&A, and book signing with the most spectacular author & illustrator combo anyone could ask for.

About Love:

From Newbery Medal-winning author Matt de la Peña and bestselling illustrator Loren Long comes a story about the strongest bond there is and the diverse and powerful ways it connects us all.

In this heartfelt celebration of love, Newbery Medal-winning author Matt de la Peña and bestselling illustrator Loren Long depict the many ways we experience this universal bond, which carries us from the day we are born throughout the years of our childhood and beyond. With a lyrical text that is soothing and inspiring, this tender tale is a needed comfort and a new classic that will resonate with readers of every age.

 

 

Matt de la Peña (mattdelapena.com) is the author of Last Stop on Market Street, which won the Newbery Medal and was chosen for a Caldecott Honor. He is also the author the award-winning picture book A Nation’s Hope: The Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis and six critically acclaimed young adult novels. Matt teaches creative writing and visits schools and colleges throughout the country. Matt lives in Brooklyn, NY.

 

 

 

 

Loren Long (LorenLong.com) is the author and illustrator of the New York Times bestselling Otis series. He’s also the illustrator of the #1 New York Times bestseller Of Thee I Sing by Barack Obama, as well as the re-illustrated, #1 New York Times bestseller The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper. He lives near Cincinnati with his wife, two sons, and two Weimaraners.

 

 

 

 

 

Event date: 
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 6:00pm
Event address: 
752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Love Cover Image
By Matt de la Pena, Loren Long (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524740917
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 9th, 2018

Last Stop on Market Street Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399257742
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 8th, 2015

Otis Cover Image
By Loren Long, Loren Long (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399252488
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Philomel Books - September 22nd, 2009

Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters Cover Image
By Barack Obama, Loren Long (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780375835278
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - November 16th, 2010

Little Tree Cover Image
By Loren Long (Illustrator), Loren Long
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399163975
Availability: Backordered
Published: Philomel Books - October 27th, 2015

Good Day, Good Night Cover Image
By Margaret Wise Brown, Loren Long (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062383105
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - October 3rd, 2017

Ball Don't Lie Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780385734257
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ember - March 13th, 2007

Mexican Whiteboy Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780440239383
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ember - January 12th, 2010