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Thalía's Children's-Book Launch Party

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Bring your kids and talk motherhood with the Queen of Latin Pop at this November 6 party, sponsored by BajaLibros.com, at The New York Public Library’s iconic Stephen A. Schwarzman Building.

  • Thalía's Children's-Book Launch Party
  • Thalía's Children's-Book Launch Party
  • Thalía's Children's-Book Launch Party
  • Thalía's Children's-Book Launch Party

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  • Admission for one to the launch party for “Chupie: The Binky that Returned Home” with author Thalía at the New York Public Library on Wednesday, November 6, 2013 from 2:30–4 PM
  • Signed copy of “Chupie”
  • Coloring activity pre-reading
  • Photo opportunity with Thalía
  • Kid-friendly snacks to take home
  • 100% of the purchase price will be donated to the March of Dimes and Casita Maria

What we love

  • If you’re a fan of songs like “A Quién le Importa” and “Amor a la Mexicana,” this is your chance to meet the woman behind the music.
  • In her new book, Thalía shares the story she used when convincing her daughter to give up her pacifier. It might just help your child, too.
  • With its elegant Beaux-Arts design, the iconic New York Public Library is a gorgeous setting in which to mix and mingle with Thalía and her fans.
  • Thalía will be reading her book aloud in both English and Spanish—so be sure to bring along your little ones, whichever their first language.
  • You’ll leave with a signed copy of “Chupie” that you can read to your own tyke.

What to know

  • Redeem on: Wednesday, November 6, 2013
  • This offer is subject to Terms and Conditions
  • Children must be at least 2 years old
  • Names will be on a guest list under the name of the purchaser
  • Offer is final sale and non-refundable
  • Location:
    Sue & Edgar Wachenheim III Trustees Room
    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
    The New York Public Library
    476 Fifth Avenue
    New York, New York 10018

About ‘Chupie: The Binky That Returned Home’ by Thalía

A platinum recording artist, telenovela star and published author, Thalía is also an experienced mother. She married Tommy Mottola in 2000 and now has two children with the music executive, daughter Sabrina and son Matthew. While the Queen of Latin Pop isn’t your average mother, she still faces the same challenges as ordinary parents—like persuading her children to give up their pacifiers. When weaning Sabrina off her “chupie,” Thalía came up with a fanciful story that worked wonders on her daughter.

Her new children’s book, “Chupie: The Binky That Returned Home,” tells the tale of Binkyland, a magical kingdom where all pacifiers live and must one day return. Complete with an enchanting narrative and colorful illustrations, it might just be the extra push your child needs. Pick it up in English or Spanish—and try Thalía’s imaginative method for yourself.

— Natalie Brewster, Gilt City Editor

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