Lin Oliver and Henry Winkler - "Alien Superstar"

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Event Presenter/Author: 
Lin Oliver and Henry Winkler

"Winkler and Oliver keep the gags rolling as Buddy copes with staying in character as well as a rogue bodily appendage that springs to life, triggering mayhem." Publishers Weekly

Lin Oliver and Henry Winkler discuss Alien Superstar. A Q&A and signing will follow their conversation.

At 57th Street Books

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About the book: From Emmy Award-winning actor Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver comes a new out-of-this-world middle-grade series. No one is shocked by the six-eyed alien strolling around the Universal back lot. The tourists just think he’s part of the show. It doesn’t take long for Buddy to land a role on a popular TV show, playing (of course) an alien. He becomes an overnight heartthrob and is suddenly faced with legions of adoring fans, rides in glamorous limos, and appearances at “all-the-shrimp-you-can-eat” red carpet parties. But can Buddy maintain his secret identity while in the spotlight?

About Lin Oliver: Lin Oliver is a writer and producer who has worked on TV, film, and children’s books. She is currently the Executive Director of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI).

About Henry Winkler: Henry Winkler is an Emmy-award-winning actor, writer, director, and producer who has created some of the most iconic TV roles, including the Fonz in Happy Days and Gene Cousineau in Barry.

Event Location: 
57th Street Books
1301 E. 57th St
Chicago, IL 60637