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Wimpy Kid Live: The Meltdown Show Featuring Jeff Kinney!

Wimpy Kid Live: The Meltdown Show

featuring bestselling author JEFF KINNEY!

PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT!

Event Date: 
Friday, November 2, 2018 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Morgan High School Auditorium
71 Killingworth Turnpike
Clinton, CT 06413

Mardi Gras Drag Queen Story Time

Join us for our very first Drag Queen Story Time, celebrating the sparkliest, most confetti-filled holiday, Mardi Gras!

Event Date: 
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
RJ Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
Julián Is a Mermaid Cover Image
By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763690458
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick - April 23rd, 2018

Kiese Laymon, "Heavy"

*Named a Best Book of 2018 by the New York TimesPublishers Weekly, NPR, Broadly, Buzzfeed (Nonfiction), The Undefeated, Library Journal (Biography/Memoirs), The Washington Post (Nonfiction), Southern Living (Southern), Entertainment Weekly, and The New York Times Critics*

Event Date: 
Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
RJ Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
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Heavy: An American Memoir Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501125669
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Scribner - March 5th, 2019

$16.00
SKU: s9781501125669

Mardi Gras Mask Decorating and Parade

It’s Mardi Gras!

To celebrate, we will be decorating masquerade masks and participating in a storewide parade to show off our creations.

Come ready to have some fun! 

Free event for ages 7 and up, no registration required. 

Event Date: 
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 4:00pm
Event address: 
RJ Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443

YA Book Club for Adults

WE’RE DELIGHTED TO HOST A GATHERING OF BOOKLOVERS ON A WEEKLY BASIS AND OUR BOOK CLUBS ARE ALWAYS EXCITED TO WELCOME NEW MEMBERS. 

YA Book Club for Adults

Meets the first Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm

Stop being a secret reader of YA and join like-minded adults to discuss Young Adult literature at our newest book club!

Facilitator: Karen Schumann

Event Date: 
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 6:30pm
Event address: 
RJ Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
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Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250170972
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - March 6th, 2018

Small Events for Small People: Easter is Coming!

JOIN US FOR A UNIQUE STORY AND ACTIVITY TIME WHERE WE’LL

READ STORIES, DRAW, COLOR, AND DANCE!

Event Date: 
Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 10:30am
Event address: 
RJ Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
Five Funny Bunnies (board book) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781328966032
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - January 8th, 2019

Catch That Egg! Cover Image
By Lucy Rowland, Anna Chernyshova (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781524793067
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Grosset & Dunlap - January 15th, 2019

Fear the Bunny Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481478007
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - February 5th, 2019

Kris Frieswick, "The Ghost Manuscript"

A page-turning, edge-of-your-seat thriller, The Ghost Manuscript combines electrifying suspense, perilous adventure and ideal romance as rare-book authenticator Carys Jones sets out to find a mysterious tomb that could drastically change the history of Western civilization.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
RJ Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
The Ghost Manuscript Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781642930245
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Post Hill Press - April 2nd, 2019

Deborah Freedman, "Carl and The Meaning of Life"

Carl is an earthworm. He spends his days happily tunneling in the soil until a field mouse asks him a simple question that stops him short: "Why?"

Carl's quest takes him on an adventure to meet all the animals of the forest, each of whom seems to know exactly what they were put on this earth to do, unlike the curious Carl.

Event Date: 
Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 10:30am
Event address: 
RJ Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
Carl and the Meaning of Life Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780451474988
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 2nd, 2019

Jo Knowles, "Where the Heart Is," In Conversation with Debbi Michiko Florence

If home is where the heart is, what would happen if you lost it? Compassion and humor infuse the story of a family caught in financial crisis and a girl struggling to form her own identity.

Event Date: 
Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 3:00pm
Event address: 
RJ Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
Where the Heart Is Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536200034
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Candlewick - April 2nd, 2019

$16.99
SKU: s9781536200034

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Jasmine Toguchi, Mochi Queen Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780374308346
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - July 11th, 2017

Jasmine Toguchi, Super Sleuth Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780374308353
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - July 11th, 2017

Jasmine Toguchi, Drummer Girl Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780374308360
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - April 3rd, 2018

Jasmine Toguchi, Flamingo Keeper Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780374308377
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - July 3rd, 2018

Steven Rowley, "The Editor"

From the bestselling author of Lily and the Octopus comes a novel about a struggling writer who gets his big break, with a little help from the most famous woman in America.

After years of trying to make it as a writer in 1990s New York City, James Smale finally sells his novel to an editor at a major publishing house: none other than Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
RJ Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
The Editor Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525537960
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - April 2nd, 2019

$27.00
SKU: s9780525537960

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