Meet Several Acclaimed Children’s Book Authors!

book panelSunday, September 15, 12:30 – 1:30 pm, Community Meeting Room, Main Library

Special Book Panel: Holiday Sparkle in September!

Families, teachers, librarians, and those who love kids books (and/or looking for gift ideas!) will meet several acclaimed local children’s authors who have brand new books coming out this season!

It’s Holiday Sparkle in September! Attention all who love great children’s books! Families! Teachers! Librarians! Meet several acclaimed local children’s book authors who will talk about their exciting new titles! Sarah Aronson will host a panel starring Lisa Jenn Bigelow, Betsy Bird, Carolyn Crimi, Celia C. Perez, J S Puller, Barb Rosenstock, Evelyn Sanchez-Toledo, Sara Shacter, and Allan Woodrow. Other guests might appear! After the panel, they will happily sign books on sale from Booked, Evanston’s very own independent children’s book store. This panel, co-sponsored by the Evanston Public Library, Booked, and SCBWI’s READ LOCAL, is part of the READ LOCAL initiative that is dedicated to connecting teachers, librarians, and booksellers with local published writers and illustrators all over the great state of Illinois.


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