Petunia's Place is pleased to invite you to join us for special events. Most are offered at no charge.

Check below to see if reservations are required.

Click here to see photos from our recent events

Interested in a book club for teachers?

In conjunction with the California Reading and Literature Project, Petunia's Place is co-sponsoring a book club for teachers who are interested in reading and discussing literature for young people.
Call the store at (559) 438-1561, for more information about how you can join.

Upcoming Events

Saturday, January 17 @ 11 - 2

Author Signing

We are delighted to host authors Kathy Howell (The Perfect Purple Sneakers, The Incredible Box, and Skoob Revisited), Mary Jane Giradi (Lazarus, the Rescued Bug), Karlene Kay Ryan and Valerie Hill (Today is the First Day of the Rest of My Life), who will be signing copies of their books.

Call (559) 438-1561 for more information and to reserve your copies.


Recent author appearances

Jan Brett

author of the book Mossy and many more.

Gary Soto

author of the book Lucky Luis and many more.

Joan Schoettler

author of the book 'Good Fortune in a Wrapping Cloth'

Doug Hansen

author of the book 'Mother Goose in California'

Margarita Engle

author of the book 'The Surrender Tree'

Jean Chaffee

author of the book 'Nosey's Big Move'

Dorina Lazo Gilmore

author of the book 'Cora Cooks Pancit'

Linda Garduno and Laura DeWitt

author and illustrator of the book 'Witchy Poo'

Karen Moore

author of the book 'Pen the Tale, Oogie'