Bookworks and The Public Library of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County are pleased to host internationally beloved author and illustrator, Jan Brett, on tour for her new book, The Mermaid.
The event will be held at Albuquerque Museum and is free and open to the public. The event is free and open to the public. Ms. Brett will sign books following the presentation, including books from home as time and crowd size allows. We will have signed book plates on hand for those who wish to avoid the signing line. Entrance to the signing line requires purchase of THE MERMAID.
Bookworks will be selling Ms. Brett's new book and her backlist. If you are interested in pre-purchasing or reserving your books, please do so below. If you are looking for a different format than the one listed (board book, hardcover, or paperback), click on the book title to find other formats under «related editions» at the bottom of the book page.
Thank you for purchasing your books with us. It is through your loyalty we are able to host authors like Ms. Brett. We look forward to seeing you December 7 at the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History!
Jan Brett lives in a Seacoast town in Massachusetts close to where she grew up. She has over 40 million books in print and takes extensive research trips all over the world to craft the intricate details in her books. Her life-like illustrations of animals, landscapes, and cultural flourishes are adored for their classic beauty. Other fascinating areas of her life include being: an award-winning breeder of ornamental fowl (fancy chickens!), a 12-time Boston Marathon runner; and a member of the Boston Symphony Orchestra Board of Trustees.