Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures: Words and Pictures 2021 - 2022

City of Asylum Bookstore is thrilled to be the official bookseller for Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures Words and Pictures series. Words & Pictures presents acclaimed children's authors and illustrators to readers of all ages.  Below are the featured authors and books for the 2021 - 2022 season.

20% of all sales will be donated to Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures!

Clap When You Land Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062882769
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Quill Tree Books - May 5th, 2020

Details and registration for Elizabeth Acevedo's event on October 7th can be found here.


Room to Dream (A Front Desk Novel) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338621129
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - September 21st, 2021

Details and registration for Kelly Yang's event can be found here.


Out of My Heart Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781665902168
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - November 9th, 2021

Details and registration for Sharon Draper's event can be found here.


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By Avi
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358248071
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Clarion Books - February 1st, 2022

Details and registration for Avi's event can be found here.


A Sitting in St. James Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062367297
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Quill Tree Books - May 25th, 2021

Details and registration for Rita Williams-Garcia's event can be found here.