Events for Ivy and Bean: One Big Happy Family

Sept. 1, 12:15:  appearing at the AJC Decatur Book Festival, with Laurel Snyder and Debbi Michiko Florence. Decatur, Georgia. For information:

Sept. 7, 4pm, reading with Sophie Blackall; Copperfield’s Books, 140 Kentucky St., Petaluma. For information:

Sept. 8, 10am:  Ivy and Bean Extravaganza with Sophie Blackall, sponsored by Mrs. Dalloway’s Books;  Elmwood Theater, College Ave., Berkeley. For information:

Sept. 8, 2pm:  Ivy and Bean and Annie Barrows and Sophie Blackall;  Book Passage, Corte Madera. For information:

Sept. 9, 11am:  Ivy and Bean and Annie Barrows and Sophie Blackall; Books Inc., Laurel Village, San Francisco.  For information:

Sept. 9, 3pm: Ivy and Bean and Annie Barrows and Sophie Blackall; Kepler’s Books, Menlo Park. For information:

Sept. 15, 1pm: reading;  Books Inc., 1491 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley. For information:

Sept. 19, 3:30pm: reading; Burlingame Public Library, Easton Branch, 1800 Easton Dr., Burlingame, CA. For information:

Sept. 29, 3pm:  reading and signing; Third Place Books, Ravenna, 6504 20th Ave. NE, Seattle. For information: 206-525-2347.

Oct. 3, 7:30pm: reading and signing; McNally Robinson, Winnipeg. For information on location:

Oct. 6, 1pm: reading and signing; Wild Rumpus, 2720 West 43rd St., Minneapolis. For information:

Oct. 9, 4pm:  reading and signing; Rakestraw Books, 3 Railroad Ave., Danville, CA. For information: 925-837-7373.

Oct. 21, 2pm: reading and signing; Once Upon a Time, 2207 Honolulu Ave., Montrose, CA. For information: 818-248-9668.

Oct. 28, 1pm: panel discussion with Erin Entrada Kelly, signing to follow; Texas Book Festival, Kirkus Reviews Tent, Congress and 11th Street, Austin, Texas. For information:

Nov. 17, 2:30-3:30pm: panel discussion with Megan McDonald, “Spoiled or Royaled: Family Secrets of Beloved Heroines,” with signing to follow; Miami Book Fair, Batten/Room 2106. For information:

To request a speaking engagement with Annie Barrows, please contact Catherine Mikula at the Penguin Random House Speakers Bureau by phone at
212-572-2014 or by email at
To arrange school visits or events related to Ivy + Bean, please contact the Publicity Department at Chronicle