Mark Fearing, outrageous illustrator of The Book That Eats People will touch down at Green Bean Books to share his latest concoction, The Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot! This is the story of three extra-terrestrials who take off into the galaxy on their first space adventure, and are met with a pretty fearsome techno-villain. We'll be making alien eyeballs with kids and having a blast (off)! Join us on Sunday, November 20th at 2pm for this free event at Green Bean Books!
Green Bean Books Hosts Disguise Making and Scavenger Hunt at Wordstock! Sat and Sun, October 8th and 9th.
We can't wait for Wordstock!
We've teamed up with the awesome literary festival to celebrate mystery the mummy way!
Pseudonymous Bosch, author of the The Secret Series is coming to Portland!
October 8th, 3 PM@ The Knowledge Universe Children's Stage, Oregon Convention Center
Green Bean Books will host a disguise-making activity on the 8th and the 9th, and an outrageous mummy scavenger hunt on the 8th, with chances to win signed sets of Bosch books, spy kits, gift certificates and more!
P.S. Pick up the newest book, You Have to Stop This, at Green Bean Books before the big day!
Local author, Molly E. Johnson, will share her exciting new middle reader adventure, Spartacus and the Circus of Shadows, at a book release party at Green Bean Books on Wednesday, October 26th at 5pm. The author will be reading aloud a short excerpt, telling stories, and handing out circus goodies to attendees. Spartacus is the debut middle grade reader book published by RainTown Press, Portland's first independent middle grade and YA publishing house.
Local cartoonist, Aron Nels Steinke, releases his new “Balloon Toons” book, The Super Duper Dog Park, about an awesome amusement park where dogs ride bikes, fly kites, and have an unforgettable day! He will be at Green Bean to share his wonderful new book and host an accompanying canine craft project! Join us on Saturday, October 22nd at 2pm for this exciting event!
Join us for stories, songs and games all in Spanish! Kara from Portland Early Learning Project is back again! This language learning story time is interactive, perfect for kids ages 5 and under and completely free!
Beloved, local author and artist, Johanna Wright will visit Green Bean Books on Saturday, August 20th at 2pm to share her new book, Bandits! It's a charmingly artful story about a family of mischievous raccoons. You will not want to miss this one!!!
Free Fish-Making in the Garden at Green Bean for the Alberta Street Fair! Saturday, August 13th, 12-5pm.