Games, giveaways, costume characters to meet from your favorite books, famous authors and MUCH more! Don't miss this amazing opportunity...bring those cameras and take a photo in front of the giant Summer reading roadtrip bus right out in front of our store!
MEET... (read more)
Join Author Kate Narita in a scavenger hunt to find bugs!!!
Little explorers will learn 10 different ways to count to 10, using 10 different kinds of bugs, and get all the way to 100 by the end of their adventure.100 Bugs! is part look-and-find, part learning... (read more)
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)
Full Cicada Moon is a wonderful story about 13 year old Mimi's struggle to fit in with her classmates in a predominantly white Vermont town in 1969. Mimi, her African American father, and her Japanese mother have moved there from Berkeley, California, where she was surrounded by her mother's family. Mimi's family receives a reception that ranges from chilly to hostile, but she slowly finds her place, even as she refuses to conform--fighting for the right to join Shop class rather than Home Economics, entering science competitions, and never letting go of her dream to become an astronaut--no matter how many times she is told that her dream is... (read more)