BOOKFAIR BY BOOKTOPIA
Booktopia Fairs is an independent book fair provider that brings a love of reading and wonderful books to students and helps schools raise money for educational programs. Serving schools predominantly in Manhattan and in Fairfield County, we firmly believe that we provide the best literature-based fund raising experience available in the area.
We combine our unparalleled selection of books in all genres with outstanding customer service to provide you with the most amazing book fair experience ever!
ADAM RUBIN is the beloved New York Times bestselling author of a half dozen critically-acclaimed picture books, including “Dragons love tacos” , “Those Darn Squirrels” and of course “Secret Pizza Party”. It is said that Adam’s pizza of choice is pepperoni, and that he has become a major celebrity in the squirrel community since the publication of his first “Those Darn Squirrel” books.
DANIEL KIRK is the author and illustrator of more than 21 popular books for children, including the bestselling Library Mouse series. His illustrations appeared on the covers of Newsweek, Business Week, Sports Illustrated, New York Magazine, and many other publications. After the birth of his first child, Daniel became interesting in writing and illustrating books for children.
JENNY OFFILL is the author of two previous picture books: 11 Experiments that Failed, a Winter Kids' Indie Next Book and a Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year; and 17 Things I'm Not Allowed to Do Anymore, a Parenting magazine and Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year. Her second book for adults, Dept. of Speculation, came out in January 2014.
JOHN BEMELMANS MARCIANO, like his grandfather, Ludwig Bemelmans, is a talented artist as well as a writer of both adult and children’s books. As he carries on the Madeline legacy, John faithfully evokes the style and spirit of the original Madeline books, while adding his own unique stamp to story and pictures. His previous Madeline books include Madeline at the White House, Madeline and the Cats of Rome; and Madeline Says Merci. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife, Andromache, who is a set designer, and their daughter, Galatea.
MATT DAVIES is the Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist for Universal Press (UClick), Remapping Debate.org, and The Hearst Newspaper Group, based in Connecticut. He is also a children’s book author and illustrator, currently publishing with Macmillan imprint; Neal Porter Books/Roaring Brook Press.
SOPHIE BLACKALL is the illustrator of several award-winning books, including Ruby’s Wish by Shirin Yim Bridges, Meet Wild Boars by Meg Rosoff, Pecan Pie Baby by Jacqueline Woodson, and the Ivy and Bean books by Annie Barrows. Her artwork has also appeared in various magazines and exhibitions. Previously she lived in Sydney, Australia, and has had jobs in a shoe shop and a robot factory.
VICTORIA KANN is the author-artist of three #1 New York Times bestselling books, EMERALDALICIOUS, SILVERLICIOUS, and GOLDILICIOUS, and is the artist and coauthor of the New York Times bestsellers PINKALICIOUS and PURPLICIOUS. In addition, Victoria cowrote Pinkalicious: The Musical, which premiered in New York City to sold-out audiences and continues to be performed across the country. Her award-winning artwork has graced the covers and pages of many magazines, newspapers, and books.