New Kid by Jerry Craft Jerry Craft




Author Visit




  • NAIBA Fall Conference 2018
    New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association
    Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor
    300 Light Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202
    Saturday, October 6, 2018
  • Saugatuck StoryFest
    The Westport Library
    Westport, CT
    Saturday, October 13
    10 am Story Reading
    3 pm Panel: Role of Masculinity

    Jason Reynolds, Gordon Jack, Nic Stone, Robin Benway, Ashley Woodford & Jerry Craft. Moderated by Dr. Bryan Crandall.
  • Pearle L Crawford Memorial Library
    40 Schofield Ave, Dudley, MA 01571
    Saturday, October 20, 2018
    Cartooning Workshop



  • Book Talk with Leslie C. Youngblood
    The Langston Hughes House 20 East 127th Street
    New York, NY 10035
    Thursday, Nov 8, 6-8pm
  • Albany, NY School Visits
    Nov 26-28





  • BAM
    Brooklyn Academy of Music
    February 10, 2019

APRIL 2019

  • Truman State University's Children's Literature Festival
    Kirksville, MO




JULY 2018

  • Reading Everywhere Month Author Celebration
    Sperandeo Brothers Playground Park
    Elton St, Brooklyn, NY 11208
    Tuesday, July 31, 2pm-3pm

JUNE 2018

  • West Haven Public Library
    300 Elm St, West Haven, CT
    Friday, June 22 11am-noon Cartooning Workshop
  • Hagaman Memorial Library
    227 Main St, East Haven, CT
    Friday, June 22 2pm-3pm
  • Cartooning Workshop
  • Fair Haven Library
    182 Grand Ave, New Haven, CT
    Saturday, June 23 noon-1pm
  • Cartooning Workshop
  • 100 Black Men of America's 32 Annual Convention
    Diplomat Resort, Hollywood, FL
    Saturday, June 16
    Panel on being a leader; Comics are Lit presentation
  • Fair Haven School
    164 Grand Ave, New Haven, CT
    Wednesday, June 6
    Cartooning Workshop for 5th and 6th graders
  • Saint Angela Merici School
    266 E. 163rd St, Bronx, NY
    Monday, June 4
    Schoolwide Assembly on the importance of reading


MAY 2018

  • Fairfield University Dolan School of Business
    Fairfield, CT
    Friday, May 25, 9 am-1pm
  • Presentation to visiting high school students
    East Coast Black Age of Comic Convention
    Philadelphia, PA
    Friday, May 18 and 19
    Presented with Lifetime Achievement Award / Cartooning Workshop
  • 11th Annual Boys and Men Read at PS9
    The Teunis G. Bergen School
    Brooklyn, NY
    Saturday, May 12
    Assembly Presentation
  • Hudson Book Fair
    Hudson, NY
    May 4 and 5
    Annual presentations to 5th graders
    Vending at book fair