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Sunday, September 12, 2010
Get Reckless With Our Favorite Funky, Freaky, Frightening Author: Cornelia Funke
Check out her world wide launch of Reckless with real time, streaming video
from New York (12:30 Chicago time).
Then, see her LIVE in Chicago and Naperville:
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15
6:30 pm Central Time
205 East Randolph Street
Tickets Available through Anderson's Bookshop
Contact: Candy PurdomGail Wetta
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16
SIGNING: 7:00 pm Central Time
123 West Jefferson
New York Reckless launch details:
Cornelia Funke—the beloved and bestselling author of The Thief Lord and the Inkworld Trilogy—invites you "behind the mirror" for an once-in-a-lifetime theatrical storytelling event! Join Cornelia and special guests Lionel Wigram and Elliot Hill LIVE Tuesday, September 14th at 1:30 pm EST for the worldwide launch of Reckless, featuring a special musical performance by Adam Watts.
This event is not to be missed as Cornelia takes the stage to perform a dramatic reading from her anticipated new novel, Reckless, with acclaimed stage actor Elliot Hill. Following the reading, you will witness a rare conversation between Cornelia and Reckless co-creator Lionel Wigram, executive producer of the Harry Potter movies and producer/co-writer of the Sherlock Holmes film. Together they will pull back the curtain on the creative process and give fans an intimate look at how the world of Reckless came into being.
The event will also include an interactive audience Q&A session and a live musical performance by special guest, Adam Watts, who will sing an exclusive song inspired by Reckless. Storytelling, film and music combine in this unprecedented event sure to spark the imaginations of fans young and old!
*If you are a teacher or librarian, be sure to talk to your AV expert about the technical requirements and ways you can project the livestream event to larger audiences.