Meet & Greet with Elisa Kleven

Elisa Kleven

Saturday November 9th, 2:00 to 3:00

Stop by and say hello to acclaimed children's picture book author / illustrator Elisa Kleven. She'll be available to chat and sign books between 2:00 and 3:00 p.m. 

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Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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Glasswings: A Butterfly’s Story Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780803737426
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dial Books - April 18th, 2013

Claire, a glasswing butterfly whose transparent wings reflect her lush home, finds herself lost in the city after being separated from her family. She doesn’t know how they will ever see her, but she finds new city friends, a pigeon, an ant, and a ladybug, who search for the flowers Claire needs to live.


Hooray, a Pinata! Cover Image
By Elisa Kleven, Elisa Kleven (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780140567649
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Published: Puffin Books - November 1st, 2000

Clara picks an adorable dog pinata for her birthday party. She names him Lucky, and he becomes her constant companion. When the big day finally comes, she doesn't want to let everybody break him. But if Clara keeps Lucky as a pet, she won't have a pinata at her party.


The Lion and the Little Red Bird Cover Image
By Elisa Kleven, Elisa Kleven (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780140558098
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Published: Puffin Books - February 1st, 1996

From an author whose work is said to “burgeon with joy,” here is a gentle mystery about a silent, gallant lion and a sweetly cheerful bird—two friends who are attracted to each other through the universal language of art. Elisa uses watercolor, gouache, ink, colored pencils, pastels, markers, and  crayons to collage this charming and colorful tale.


Sun Bread Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142400739
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Published: Puffin Books - March 30th, 2004

Winter's gray chill has set in and everyone misses the sun-especially the baker.  So she decides to bring some warmth to the town by making sun bread.  And as the bread bakes, rising hot and delicious, everyone comes out to share in its goodness.  Everyone, including the sun itself.  With a lilting, rhyming text, colorful illustrations, and a recipe for baking your own sun brea


The Paper Princess Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780140564242
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Puffin Books - May 1st, 1998

A gust of wind sends a paper princess flying. "Wait! I didn't finish you," cries the little girl who made her. "I'll finish myself," calls the princess, and the wind carries her away, over a meadow and a river, to a carnival and a town, until finally she finds her way home.