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Rachel Ignotofsky

Rachel Ignotofsky is a New York Times bestselling author, illustrator, and designer. Rachel and her work have been featured in many print and online media outlets such as the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Scientific American, Science Friday, Brain Pickings, and more. She is the author of Women in Science, Women in Sports, Women in Art, I Love Science, and The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth. She is a graduate of Tyler School of Art’s graphic design program.

Tips for growing as an artist | Illustrator Rachel Ignotofsky

Author Rachel Ignotofsky: My first memorable artwork, and ideal writing environments | Author Shorts

Sat Mar 09 | 11:00 AM
Newport Beach Public Library Children's Room
1000 Avocado Avenue
Newport Beach, CA 92660
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Sun Mar 10
La Jolla/Riford Library
7555 Draper Ave
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Wed Mar 13 | 02:00 PM
Mission Valley Library
2123 Fenton Parkway
San Diego, CA 92108
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Wed Mar 13 | 04:00 PM
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
9005 Aero Drive
San Diego, CA 92123
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Thu Mar 14 | 11:00 AM
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
10301 Scripps Lake Drive
San Diego, CA 92131
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Fri Mar 15 | 07:00 PM
San Diego Natural History Museum
1788 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
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Tue Mar 19
The Reading Bug
785 Laurel St
San Carlos, CA 94070
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Thu Mar 21
Hicklebee's Bookstore
1378 Lincoln Ave
San Jose, CA 95125
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Tips for growing as an artist | Illustrator Rachel Ignotofsky

Author Rachel Ignotofsky: My first memorable artwork, and ideal writing environments | Author Shorts

Events

Sat Mar 09 | 11:00 AM
Newport Beach Public Library Children's Room
1000 Avocado Avenue
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Google Map

Sun Mar 10
La Jolla/Riford Library
7555 Draper Ave
La Jolla, CA 92037
Google Map

Wed Mar 13 | 02:00 PM
Mission Valley Library
2123 Fenton Parkway
San Diego, CA 92108
Google Map

Wed Mar 13 | 04:00 PM
Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Library
9005 Aero Drive
San Diego, CA 92123
Google Map

Thu Mar 14 | 11:00 AM
Scripps Miramar Ranch Library
10301 Scripps Lake Drive
San Diego, CA 92131
Google Map

Fri Mar 15 | 07:00 PM
San Diego Natural History Museum
1788 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
Google Map

Tue Mar 19
The Reading Bug
785 Laurel St
San Carlos, CA 94070
Google Map

Thu Mar 21
Hicklebee's Bookstore
1378 Lincoln Ave
San Jose, CA 95125
Google Map

Florals? For Spring? Groundbreaking.

Though Miranda Priestly may disapprove, we think there truly is no better time to celebrate the natural beauty of Earth’s bounty than spring! Blooming flowers in a rainbow of colors are the ultimate mood lifter to shake off the winter gloom. Whether you’re tending to your own blossoms in a flowerbed or on a window

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Women Who Inspire

Celebrate iconic women who have made history during Women’s History Month in March, and lift up the incredible women in your life during International Women’s Day on March 8! Trailblazing women have made their mark in government, civil rights, art, sports, science, technology, and so much more. During the month of March and beyond, we

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Game Night Favorites for Staying In

Holiday gatherings are the perfect time to break out those puzzles and board games! Just like your grandmother’s famous pumpkin pie or your family’s favorite seasonal movie that you re-watch every year, a great game that gathers everyone around the kitchen table is a can’t-miss part of the holidays. Whether you’re hosting a lively Friendsgiving,

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What’s Inside a Caterpillar Cocoon?

With warm and heart-fluttering illustrations, discover the next nonfiction picture book about butterflies and moths from the creator of the New York Times bestseller Women in Science! Butterflies soar in the sunlight. While moths flutter under the moon and stars. Find out more about these mysterious and majestic insects similarities and differences, and their awestrucking metamorphosis! Rachel Ignotofsky’s distinctive

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Celebrate Women’s History Month!

Celebrate the legacy of pioneering women throughout history and the continuing achievements of women today! Artists, activists, scientists, athletes, warriors–hear their voices this month and beyond. Feel inspired by these stories about amazing women who stood up, spoke out, struggled through, and soared. Check out our Women’s History Month title selections below! Women’s History Month –

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If You Find a Leaf

An exquisite picture book that celebrates the fall season and encourages children to see the colorful leaves around them in an entirely new way. The artist uses real leaves of vibrant hues to make her oh-so-charming illustrations. Every year, gusts of wind blow colorful autumn leaves to the ground. Some leaves make a crunch under

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Celebrate Mother’s Day!

Celebrate all the women in your life–moms, aunts, grandmothers–no matter who helped to raise you and contribute to your growth, they deserve a big thank you! Luckily, there’s a book for everyone! Check out our Mother’s Day collections below.   Children’s Mother’s Day titles→ Children’s Bestsellers for Mother’s Day→ Mother’s Day: Gift titles→ Mother’s Day:

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Celebrate Women’s History Month!

To honor the occasion, we offer the following amazing books by and about remarkable women from so many different fields of endeavor and backgrounds. Celebrate the amazing women who have made history. From scientists to historians, activists, and creatives, we’re taking a look at their remarkable achievements. We hope they all continue to inspire you!

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