Both Derek and Sheri's first year doing this event and we couldn't be more excited!
We are finally coming to the Pomona Fairplex for their amazing learning expo! Sheri and I will be signing our books, including our famous STEM BOOKS, and teaching kids about how to become a better writer.
It's a quick visit, only 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm, so be on time and beat the lines!
Come to one of the most awesome comic shops in LA, THE PERKY NERD, where Sheri will be dressed as mermaid, reading books, and signing! Derek will also be there with some of his new books!
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
5K that will help raise money to put amazing libraries into children's hospitals.
Sheri and I will be signing books there with proceeds going toward an incredibly important cause.
Orange Coast College
2701 Fairview Rd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, United States
This incredible event draws over 100,000 enthusiastic attendees every year!
It's a celebration of food, wine, and the arts, plus a crazy fun kids area with slides, rides, and other fun activities!
Sheri and I will have a DOUBLE BOOTH featuring our books and and arts activity area for the kids!
Bay Area friends will not want to miss this one!!
10 am- 5 pm Saturday and Sunday
It's our second visit to TOCA! Last year was amazing with FREE gourmet hot dogs, an appearance by the actress who played Annie, and a wonderful reunion with all of our South Bay Friends.
This is a great event for kids and grown-ups alike with lots of art related activies and displays.
We can't wait for more fun and, of course. signing our books for all in attendance!
3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance, California 90503
We love the Fontana Arts Festival! It will be our second year signing books at this fantastic event featuring dazzling works from local artists and a fun-filled kids area filled with crafts, playgrounds, food trucks, and activities.
Plus it's in the evening, so it will be nice and cool!
https://www.fontana.org/2168/Fontana-Arts-Events -- more info.
It's our favorite biannual Kids Book Festival!
Saturday in Sunnyvale and Sunday in Lafayette! Kids get to meet their favorite cartoon and book characters in costume, attend live readings, enjoy STEM educational activities, and meet their favorite authors!
Find our fun booth and come say hello!
It's three days of awesomeness!
Pop culture, cosplay, whimsicality, books, panels, celebs and so much more! Come to the LA Convention Center Friday-Sunday Oct. 26-28, where Sheri and I will have a booth and be signing all three days!
Will be in different costumes every day, so come and see them all!
Booth Number TBA.
It's our first time coming to the Super Holiday Boutique gift fair! Get all of your holiday shopping done in one amazing place with unique and special gifts from local craftsmen, artists, and businesses.
December 1 - Pleasant Hill
December 2 - Concord
Sheri and I will be there signing books for that one-of-a-kind gift for all the youngsters in your lives and writing special holiday messages inside. See you there! Ho ho ho!
Imagine a massive science museum filled with incredible and educational interactive activities encompassing the massive OC Fair Grounds!
Imaginology is a must-do event for all parents and kids. Sheri and I will have booth with some awesome interactive artwork activities and of course we'll be signing books all day long!
We're back for more fun at the Bay Area Kids Books Festival. Last year was a blast and we look forward to even more fun this year!
Amazing round-the-clock fun for kids and many famous authors giving special presentations and readings!
Join Sheri Fink and I for this very special event for children with special needs as we read them some of our stories and each kid gets their own book from a very special program called Sandpipers.
Sheri Fink and I will be doing an amazing combo visit in Huntington Beach.
Come to the amazing Huntington Beach Central Library January 30 from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm to meet many of your favorite authors (including Sheri Fink) and get a book signed in person!
There will also be an awards ceremony for local kids who wrote award-winning stories and essays!
Sheri and Derek are celebrating Counting Sea Life with a reading and signing at the Barnes and Noble in Aliso Viejo / Ojo Grande for this special 2-Day appearance!
26751 Aliso Creek Rd, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
Sheri and Derek celebrate the release of Counting Sea Life with a reading and signing at the Barnes and Noble in Aliso Viejo / Ojo Grande for this special 2-Day appearance!
26751 Aliso Creek Rd, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
Come to the annual and Pan Pacific Park Halloween Festival!! There will be tons of fun for kids -- games, prizes, and even a "Slimer" ghost hunt in the gym! Sheri and I will be there with a spooky booth and lots of Scary School books for the occasion!
On Beverly Blvd. and Curson - just east of Fairfax. Lots of free parking in their lot.
Sheri Fink and I will have an amazing corner booth at Comikaze this year!
This is a huge and amazing event at the LA Convention Center, where you can cosplay, mingle with all the great comic book artists/writers, and see panels with your favorite celebrities and shows.
Not to be missed!
Join Sheri Fink andf I at the magical incredible PRETEND CITY in Irvine for this very special event for the organization THINK TOGETHER that promotes childhood literacy throughout Orange County.
Join Sheri Fink and I for our epic 2-Day Bay Area visit and book festival appearance.
The first day is at Sunnyvale and the second day we will be in Lafayette -- signing all day at our booth!
Please visit http://www.kidfestconcord.com/KidsBookFair1.html for all the info.
All day signings and shows at the biggest children's book festival on the planet!
Find Sheri Fink and I in the CHILDREN'S PAVILION where we will have two tables set up with all our awesomeness and have the first available copies to sign of our new book!
Corky McMillin Companies Event Center,
2875 Dewey Road, and the adjacent Luce Court, on Truxtun Road.
Visit our booth at the Fontana Arts Festival for tons of amazing fun for kids all day long and of course signings and storytime!
DATE AND TIME
Sat, July 29, 2017
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM PDT
15556 Summit Ave
Fontana, CA 92336
Join me and authors Sheri Fink, Adam Newman, and Captain Tall Tale for an incredible storytime experience at The Bob Baker Marionette Theatre.
I will be performing a fun interactive reading of El Perro con Sombrero with some help from all the kids in the audience. Signing will follow the show!
1345 W. First St.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Kid Kon 2017 is here! The ultimate kid-friendly con where every kid is a superhero!
Sheri Fink and I will be signing at our own booth and doing panels and presentation on both Saturday and Sunday!
Check out Kid-Kon.com for all the details. This one is a can't miss for all kids and parents!
It's the greatest arts festival in West LA! This one is fantastic! Find Sheri and I at our booth in the children's section of the festival, which is taking place all along San Vicente all day long. There will be tons of amazing kids activities, like an awesome faire, and of course we will be singing books and giving away awesome gifts for all kids in attendance!
But the best part is that my mother, artist Melanie Taylor Kent, will be there with her own books displaying her amazing Disney and Star Wars art works!