Book fair at Aventura Mall

child reading booksThe Miami-Dade Family Learning Partnership and Aventura Mall are hosting a pop-up store, The Book Shop, and a summer book fair for children and young adults, from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, June 2, in the mall’s Center Court.

Emmy Award-winning Page Turner Adventures, producer of The Great Pizza Contest, will entertain kids with the “World Famous Storyologist” Riley Roam, Page Turner and former Ringling Bros. clown Kenny Mikey. There also will be live entertainment, character appearances and raffles.

Authors of children’s books will do book signings and readings. Authors will include Lisa McCourt, author of I Love You Stinky Face; Lucia Gonzalez, author of Bossy Gallito; Donna Gephart, author of How to Survive Middle School; Janeen Mason, author of Ocean Commotion Series and Cheryl Holder, author of Pumpkin Soup is for Sunday.

Books will be priced from $2 to $20 and 100% of the book sales will benefit The Miami-Dade Family Learning Partnership’s community literacy programs.

For more information, call 305-935-1110.