Appearing with co-writer Liz Deskins to promote LGBTQAI+ Books for Children and Teens: Providing a Window for All https://www.alastore.ala.org/content/lgbtqai-books-children-and-teens-providing-window-all
Currently serving on the 2020 Caldecott Committee!
They will speak with educators at 4:00, then the general public at 7:00.
Co-presenter with Liz Deskins, on LGBTQAI+ books for children and teens.
Choosing the YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Award Winner, and beginning 2020 term on the Caldecott Award Committee!
Award winning author, Alan Gratz, whose latest book is the phenomenal title Refugee, will be talking with my middle school students.
He will speak about his newest book Tradition and sign books.
Beginning as of now an unnamed writer's retreat at our new log home in Mt. Gilead. Hope it's a success and it will grow!
Attending as a consultant for Cover to Cover Book Store, Columbus, OH.
Presenting on new diverse/authentic voices in middle grade and teen literature, fiction and nonfiction.
African-American Children's Illustrated Literature
Join the Festivities in Columbus celebrating Ohio books and authors! I'll be helping in the Teen room. My book will be for sale at the OELMA booth. http://www.ohioana.org/programs/ohioana-book-festival/