Get ready for our July 7-13 Serafina Week summer bookfair with best-selling author Robert Beatty Books and Barnes & Noble! 📘 During these dates only, ANY purchase at ANY Barnes & Noble can benefit BCS media centers. Simply say “Buncombe County Schools” at checkout locally, or use code “12543153” online, and Barnes & Noble will make a donation.
THREE DAYS OF EVENTS & A WHOLE WEEK OF SUPPORTING LITERACY
🗓️ Sunday, July 7
Come meet best-selling Serafina author Robert Beatty at the Asheville Mall’s Barnes & Noble bookstore starting at 11 a.m.! It’s your chance to have your copy of the new Serafina and the Seven Stars book signed by the author himself. If you’ve been to our previous all-day Serafina book launch events, you know there will also be plenty of fun for the whole family!
🎈 At the July 7 Launch Party for Mr. Beatty’s new book Serafina and the Seven Stars, the area school with the most visitors will win a contest to host Mr. Beatty and an ice cream party provided by The Hop! Upon arrival, students, teachers, and staff are encouraged to complete contest entries on behalf of their school. It’s one more way this local author is working to support education in the greater Asheville area!
During Serafina Week, BCS teachers will be hosting a number of fun Serafina-themed events for families and young readers! The following events are scheduled for the Asheville Mall’s Barnes & Noble:
🗓️ Sunday, July 7 – Launch Party
11am – 4pm Book signing with best-selling Serafina author Robert Beatty
11am – 3pm Animal Mask Making, Constellation Crafts for Kids
🗓️ Tuesday, July 9
10am – 11am Story-time and Bookmark Project
11am – 12pm Woodland-Themed Crafts
11am – 1pm Shape Shifting Magic Clay
1pm – 3pm Nature Center Exploration
3pm – 5pm Teacher Musical Performance
4pm – Close Interactive Serafina-themed Green Screen Exhibit
🗓️ Saturday, July 13
11am – 1pm Nature Center Exploration
1pm – 3pm Western North Carolina Origami
5pm – 8pm Woodland Creature Crafts
So, get your summer reading lists together! ANY purchase at ANY Barnes & Noble between July 7-13 can benefit BCS media centers when you use the code (coming soon!) or say, “Buncombe County Schools” when checking out locally!
EXCITED NOW AND PRE-ORDERING THE NEW BOOK?
Remember, make sure you complete your purchase between July 7-13 to benefit school media centers!
ABOUT ROBERT BEATTY
Robert Beatty is the author of the #1 New York Times best-selling Serafina Series published by Disney-Hyperion, a spooky mystery-thriller about a brave and unusual girl who lives secretly in the basement of the grand Biltmore Estate, surrounded by the opulence of the Gilded Age and the rugged beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Learn more about Robert Beatty and his newest book, Serafina and the Seven Stars, at: https://robertbeattybooks.com/