Featured Upcoming Events at The Reading Bug:

Sat, 07/21/2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Ever want to join the circus?  Now is your chance!  Broadway Babies and Kids and the Reading Bug are partnering for some circus fun!!!  Children aged 5-12yr, learn and perform the songs and dances from the The Greatest Showman! You can even invent and become... (read more)

Sat, 07/28/2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Welcome to Hogwarts!  You'll begin your journey by jumping onto platform 9 3/4, get sorted into houses and read a bit from the new Harry Potter merchandise that will arrive via owl to The Reading Bug! Then, join us for wand making, potions class, trivia, scarf... (read more)

Featured Staff Reviews

One Half from the East by Nadia Hashimi is a story about an Afghani family struck with tragedy when the father loses his leg and his ability to support the family in a bomb blast in Kabul. The family moves to the father’s village, where his brother can help support them, but their situation is desperate. With no sons, there is no way for the family of five to earn money. As a result, relatives persuade the mother to transform Obayda, the youngest daughter, into a bacha posh (a boy). Transformed into a boy named Obayd, Obayda enjoys freedom she would never experience as a girl although she realizes that her freedom will not last. This is a... (read more)