International School of Brooklyn - 2021 Virtual Author Visits

Welcome to ISB's Winter 2021 Virtual Author Visit Series!

The ISB library is proud to be hosting a series of author and illustrator visits for every grade this school year. You can read more about each event on our Library Events Webpage. In partnering with our local, independent bookstore, Greenlight, we are able offer you a discount. 

The authors' featured books listed below are eligible for a 10% discount by using the coupon code shared by ISB in the "Coupon Discount" section of checkout (and click "Apply to order"). 

Online book orders to ship are being fulfilled through our partner supplier, and will ship directly to your home in 3-7 business days if in stock. Check out this FAQ about our current direct-to-home fulfillment program. 

If instead you'd like to order books to pick up at one of our store locations, please feel free to do so! Note each specific store location's stock levels when selecting books listed as "Available In Store Now." If a book is listed as "Not In Store / Available To Order," please note that the book will not be available to pick up until it has arrived in the store in around 5-10 business days.

Any title whose availability is listed as "Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now" can be ordered but won't ship or come to the stores for pickup until it is published. Avoid titles listed as "Backordered," "Hard to Find," or "Email for more information," which may be out of stock for the foreseeable future. 

If you have any questions, email specialsales@greenlightbookstore.com

Thank you and we hope you enjoy these fantastic authors' books!


*Click on the title to learn more and see stock levels at each store

Upcoming Events: 

An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States for Young People (ReVisioning History for Young People #2) By Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Jean Mendoza (Adapted by), Debbie Reese (Adapted by) Cover Image
By Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Jean Mendoza (Adapted by), Debbie Reese (Adapted by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780807049396
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Beacon Press - July 23rd, 2019

The Anti-Book By Raphael Simon Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525552413
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Rocky Pond Books - April 6th, 2021

Do You Know Where the Animals Live?: Discovering the Incredible Creatures All Around Us By Peter Wohlleben, Shelley Tanaka (Translator) Cover Image
By Peter Wohlleben, Shelley Tanaka (Translator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781771646598
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Greystone Kids - May 3rd, 2021

Can You Hear the Trees Talking?: Discovering the Hidden Life of the Forest By Peter Wohlleben Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781771644341
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Greystone Kids - October 1st, 2019

Okapi Tale By Jacob Kramer, K-Fai Steele (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jacob Kramer, K-Fai Steele (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781592703043
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Enchanted Lion Books - October 6th, 2020

Multicultural Book Club 2020-2021:


Deacon King Kong: A Novel By James McBride Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735216730
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Riverhead Books - February 2nd, 2021

Past Events: 


I Talk Like a River By Jordan Scott, Sydney Smith (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jordan Scott, Sydney Smith (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823445592
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Neal Porter Books - September 1st, 2020

Eunice and Kate By Mariana Llanos, Elena Napoli (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mariana Llanos, Elena Napoli (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780999658475
Availability: Backordered
Published: Penny Candy Books - February 11th, 2020

Run, Little Chaski! By Mariana Llanos, Mariana Ruiz Johnson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781646861644
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Barefoot Books - June 1st, 2021

¡Corre, Pequeño Chaski! By Mariana Llanos, Mariana Ruiz Johnson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781646862177
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Barefoot Books - June 1st, 2021

In the Garden By Emma Giuliani Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781616898939
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Princeton Architectural Press - April 7th, 2020

Secrets of the Silver Lion (Carmen Sandiego) By Emma Otheguy Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780358380672
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Clarion Books - September 8th, 2020

Silver Meadows Summer By Emma Otheguy Cover Image
$8.99
Email orders@greenlightbookstore.com for information about this item.
ISBN: 9781524773250
Published: Yearling - May 19th, 2020

The Madre de Aguas of Cuba (The Unicorn Rescue Society #5) By Adam Gidwitz, Emma Otheguy, Hatem Aly (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Adam Gidwitz, Emma Otheguy, Hatem Aly (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780735231429
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - May 12th, 2020

Akissi: Tales of Mischief: Akissi Book 1 By Marguerite Abouet, Mathieu Sapin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Marguerite Abouet, Mathieu Sapin (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781911171478
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Flying Eye Books - May 8th, 2018

Akissi: More Tales of Mischief: Akissi Book 2 By Marguerite Abouet, Mathieu Sapin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Marguerite Abouet, Mathieu Sapin (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781912497171
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Flying Eye Books - July 16th, 2019

Akissi: Even More Tales of Mischief: Akissi Book 3 By Marguerite Abouet, Mathieu Sapin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Marguerite Abouet, Mathieu Sapin (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781912497416
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Flying Eye Books - September 1st, 2020

The Talk: Conversations about Race, Love & Truth By Wade Hudson (Editor), Cheryl Willis Hudson (Editor) Cover Image
By Wade Hudson (Editor), Cheryl Willis Hudson (Editor)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593121610
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - August 11th, 2020

What Lane? By Torrey Maldonado Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780525518433
Availability: Backordered
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - April 14th, 2020

The Jumbie God's Revenge (The Jumbies) By Tracey Baptiste Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616208912
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Algonquin Young Readers - September 3rd, 2019

Rise of the Jumbies By Tracey Baptiste Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781616209827
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Algonquin Young Readers - September 3rd, 2019

The Jumbies By Tracey Baptiste Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781616205928
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Algonquin Young Readers - April 26th, 2016

The Vanderbeekers Lost and Found By Karina Yan Glaser Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358256199
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Clarion Books - September 15th, 2020

The Vanderbeekers to the Rescue By Karina Yan Glaser Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780358348245
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Clarion Books - September 15th, 2020

The Vanderbeekers and the Hidden Garden By Karina Yan Glaser Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780358117346
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Clarion Books - September 17th, 2019

The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street By Karina Yan Glaser Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781328499219
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Clarion Books - September 4th, 2018

Un trineo para Gabo (A Sled for Gabo) By Emma Otheguy, Ana Ramírez González (Illustrator), Alexis Romay (Translated by) Cover Image
By Emma Otheguy, Ana Ramírez González (Illustrator), Alexis Romay (Translated by)
$8.99
Email orders@greenlightbookstore.com for information about this item.
ISBN: 9781534495197
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 5th, 2021

A Sled for Gabo By Emma Otheguy, Ana Ramírez González (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534445345
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 5th, 2021

Dimension Why #1: How to Save the Universe Without Really Trying By John Cusick Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062937582
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: HarperCollins - September 29th, 2020

The True Definition of Neva Beane By Christine Kendall Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338324891
Availability: Not In Store / Available To Order (allow for shipping time to bookstore or direct-to-home)
Published: Scholastic Inc. - September 15th, 2020

Rowley Jefferson’s Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories By Jeff Kinney Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419756979
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Amulet Books - March 16th, 2021

Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Adventure By Jeff Kinney Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419749094
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Amulet Books - August 4th, 2020