New and wondrous books arrive every day in the Kids department at Warwick's - here are a few we recommend!
Seen here: Brian Selznick with some of the Warwick's staff!
Looking for a great gift idea? Join the Warwick's Kids Book of the Month Club! This is an easy, convenient way to give books on a regular basis to a special child in your life. Choose to have books sent every month, bi-monthly, or just on birthdays & holidays. For more information, please contact the book department.
Recent Author Events:
Warwick's children's booksellers Stacey & Gerard accompany Fancy Nancy series illustrator Robin Preiss Glasser to Bird Rock Elementary, La Jolla Country Day School, Maria Montessori School, La Mesa Arts Academy & Soille San Diego Hebrew Day School! The children learned about posture & deportment, asked questions about children's book illustration and enjoyed a pajama party at the La Jolla Riford library.
Happy Saint Patrick's Day! Little ones loved story time with Ellis and all went home with crafted 4 leaf clovers!
Science wiz Sean Connolly, author of a incredibly successful and award-winning series of experiment-based science books for kids, visited Warwick's to talk about, perform experiments from, and sign his latest book, The Book of Wildly Spectacular Sports Science: 54 All-Star Experiments.
Author, Peter Nelson, and Illustrator, Rohitash Rao, visit the Gillispie School to give information (and tell a few secrets) about cryptids and other mythical creatures that appear in their series Creature Keepers.
Laura Duksta, Author of I Love You More and I'll Hug You More visits The Children's School to talk about how our biggest challenges in life can become our biggest blessing. At age eleven, Laura lost her hair to a condition called alopecia areata. Her mission is to inspire children to be themselves and embrace their uniqueness.
Chris Eliopoulos, illustrator of the I Am series, visits Bird Rock Elementary and La Jolla Country Day School, giving students interactive instruction on illustration techniques.
Santa Storytime 2016
Local author, Matt Ward, presents The Fantastic Family Whipple and War of the World Records to students. Matt discusses what it is like to be an author, highlighting that it can take many years and many revisions to complete a book!
Cindy Jenson-Elliott, local author of Antsy Ansel and Dig In, along with illustrator Carolyn Fisher (all the way from Canada), present Weeds Find a Way. Together they describe the process of developing a story through words and pictures. Kids in the audience make up their own story while Carolyn illustrates it!
September's Storytime with Marcia Berneger, Buster the Little Garbage Truck!
Antsy Ansel event with Cindy Jenson-Elliott
Panda Pants Jacqueline Davies event at La Jolla Riford Library
Every Child learned fun panda facts & went home with a sweet stuffed panda!
Warwick's Kids Announcements:
We are loving Jon Agee's new picture book Life on Mars! Bring your little one in for a photo!