Author Alex Gino with the Winnetka Public Library

We are pleased to support The Winnetka Public Library as they host Alex Gino, award-winning author of George,You Don’t Know Everything, Jilly P., and Rick, for an engaging discussion about their books and writing process, including a creative writing activity. A Q&A will follow. One registration per family required.  

Note: A recording of the event will be available for two weeks afterwards and will be emailed to registrants. Limited space; register HERE. Books are available from The Book Stall.

Event date: 

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 6:00am to 7:00pm

Event address: 

Virtual Event!
You Don't Know Everything, Jilly P! (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780545956253
Availability: On Our Shelves Now--Subject to Availability
Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 5th, 2020

Alex Gino, the Lambda Literary Award-winning author of George, is back with another sensitive tale based on increasingly relevant social justice issues.

Jilly thinks she's figured out how life works. But when her sister, Emma, is born deaf, she realizes how much she still has to learn.


George (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780545812573
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - April 25th, 2017

The unforgettable debut from Stonewall Award Winner Alex Gino.

George joins the Scholastic Gold line, which features award-winning and beloved novels. Includes exclusive bonus content!

When people look at Melissa, they think they see a boy named George. But she knows she's not a boy.


Rick Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338048100
Availability: On Our Shelves Now--Subject to Availability
Published: Scholastic Press - April 21st, 2020

From the award-winning author of George, the story of a boy named Rick who needs to explore his own identity apart from his jerk of a best friend.

Rick's never questioned much. He's gone along with his best friend Jeff even when Jeff's acted like a bully and a jerk.


You Don't Know Everything, Jilly P! Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780545956246
Availability: Not on hand, usually available within 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - September 25th, 2018

Alex Gino, the Lambda Literary Award-winning author of George, is back with another sensitive tale based on increasingly relevant social justice issues.

Jilly thinks she's figured out how life works. But when her sister, Emma, is born deaf, she realizes how much she still has to learn.