Covid Guidelines for Physical Events

We continue to follow government guidelines regarding Covid-19 safety at the Festival. We encourage masks for indoor events. Please be aware that select indoor programs might require masks and we ask for your cooperation in these cases.

Picture Book Stage, Brooklyn Commons

Brooklyn Commons


Storytime: Bruce and the Legend of Soggy Hollow by Ryan Higgins

The return of Bruce! Bruce is a grumpy bear, and he does not like Halloween. His family of mice and geese try to get Bruce in the Halloween spirit, but the day takes a scary turn when they are visited by a ghostly figure! Will Bruce ever learn to like Halloween? Join best-selling author Ryan Higgins in reading this spooky addition to the Mother Bruce series.

Participating authors

Please consider supporting your festival.

Your donation allows us to bring all your favorite authors to Brooklyn each and every year.