Offsite (Brooklyn Public Library):
Saturday, October 13, 4:00 PM
Matt de la Peña and Christian Robinson present Carmela Full of Wishes
Part of BPL Presents
Join Matt de la Peña and Christian Robinson, the award-winning, bestselling duo behind Last Stop on Market Street for a special event celebrating the release of their second collaboration, Carmela Full of Wishes. Set in a migrant community, Carmela is a “powerful and beautiful” (Kirkus, starred review) story about a young Dreamer who spends her birthday helping her brother with their family’s errands for the first time and searching for the perfect wish. A moving ode to family, to dreamers, and to finding hope in the most unexpected places, “Carmela’s story shines” (Publishers Weekly, starred review). Signing to follow. Free and open to the public.
More information at https://www.bklynlibrary.org/