April 2023 Events

A Conversation with Award-Winning Writer Paula Yoo
Tuesday, April 4, 2023
2:00-3:00 pm Central Time via Zoom

Award-winning writer Paula Yoo, author of From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement, will give a presentation on Tuesday, April 4, 2023 at 2:00 pm Central Time. It will be co-hosted with Dr. Ebony Elizabeth Thomas’ Detroit Stories class.

Registration details forthcoming.

CCB Annual Book Sale (Pre-Sale)
Saturday, April 22, 2023
12-6:00 pm Central Time
1st floor lobby at 614 E. Daniel St.

For the very best selection for our Annual Book Sale, you will want to attend the Pre-Sale, featuring hundreds of new children’s books for youth ages birth through high school. The titles available represent the full spectrum of children’s publishing in fiction and nonfiction: board books, picture books, easy and transitional readers, chapter books, series fiction, novels, activity books and kits, nonfiction series, mass-market paperbacks, and more. 

Paperback books are $1 or $2 each, hardcover books are $5 each, with other items priced as marked. All proceeds support the Center for Children’s Books (CCB) and The Bulletin of The Center for Children’s Books. Tickets to the Pre-Sale are $20. Please email the Center for Children’s Books at bccb@illinois.edu or call us at (217) 244-0324 for more information about the Book Sale or to register for the Pre-Sale. Ticket reservations will be accepted FROM 4/1/2023 TO 4/16/2023.

CCB Annual Book Sale
Sunday, April 23, 2023
12-6:00 pm Central Time
1st floor lobby at 614 E. Daniel St.

The Center for Children’s Books Annual Book Sale will feature hundreds of new children’s books for youth ages birth through high school. The titles available represent the full spectrum of children’s publishing in fiction and nonfiction: board books, picture books, easy and transitional readers, chapter books, series fiction, novels, activity books and kits, nonfiction series, mass-market paperbacks, and more. 

Paperback books are $1 or $2 each, hardcover books are $5 each, with other items priced as marked. All proceeds support the Center for Children’s Books (CCB) and The Bulletin of The Center for Children’s Books. Please email the Center for Children’s Books at bccb@illinois.edu or call us at (217) 244-0324 for more information about the Book Sale.

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