Save the date for Independent Bookstore Day:
 Saturday, May 2, 2015!

400 bookstores.  16 exclusive books and art pieces.  One day only.  Join the party! 

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Tue, 31 March | 7:00PM

Legendary, beloved, best-selling, and award winning author Jane Yolen will present and sign at Red Balloon.  Jane is the author of more than 280 books for readers young and old.  She’s written about dragons, moonlit owls, intergalactic frogs, dinosaurs and more!  Come and meet this beloved children’s author as she discusses her impressive body of work, answers questions, and signs books!  

We are pleased to announce that local author and illustrator ...

Sat, 4 April | 10:30AM

Peter Pan CTCTake the second star to the right to become pirates, mermaids, fairies and lost boys at our "Peter Pan Storytime". Led by Children’s Theatre Company’s professional Teaching Artists, come explore Neverland with your actor’s tools - your body, voice and imagination.

Tickets are on sale now for Peter Pan: The Musical, on stage April 21-June 21 at Children's...

Sat, 4 April | 6:00PM
Brandon Sanderson, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Words of Radiance, coauthor of Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time series, and creator of the internationally bestselling Mistborn Trilogy, presents the second book in the Reckoners series: Firefight, the sequel to the #1 bestseller Steelheart.

DATE: Saturday, Apr 4
TIME: 6:00 pm
PLACE: Red Balloon Bookshop


Mon, 6 April | 6:30PM
Not-So Young Adult Book Club

Do you find yourself reading books for teenagers even though those years have passed? Do you have a hard time remembering the last adult book you read? You are not alone! Join Red Balloon’s new (Not-So) Young Adult Book Club, a group for adults who love Young Adult literature. We’ll meet every 1st Monday and discuss one fantastic, fun YA book a month. All books will be chosen by group members. Book...

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