Thursday, February 7th, 2013
Fantastic flights and Confectionary Bites — what better way to spend a February night? Join us for an evening of Sugarplums and Fairies: Magical Stories and Sugary Spells – at Dewey’s Candy.
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
141 Front Street Brooklyn, NY 11201
Featuring readings from children’s and young adult fiction, and plenty of candy breaks in between.*
- Short story fantasies of glass children and inner cities from the brilliant mind of O. Henry Award winner, Karen Heuler (http://www.karenheuler.com/)
- The Crowded Kingdom – a children’s fantasy of two little girls meeting fairies and elves in the crowded kingdom of New York City, by Louella Dizon San Juan (http://louelladizonsanjuan.wordpress.com/works/the-crowded-kingdom/)
- Twice the Dazzle – a young adult novel of twin teens in the cut-throat world of professional ballet by Lisa W. Rosenberg (https://lisawrosenberg.com/y-a-novel-excerpt-twice-the-dazzle/)
Featuring special guest MC, Brooks Sherman, from Fine Print Literary Agency, and hosted by DUMBO’s very own purveyor of candy magic – Alison Oblonsky and Dewey’s Candy.
*A part of the DUMBO First Thursdays Series, highlighting cultural events and happenings around the DUMBO neighborhood.