Kweli: Color of Children’s Literature Conference
Apr
6
9:00 AM09:00

Kweli: Color of Children’s Literature Conference

I will be a part of the following panels:

Savvy Social Media 102
Featuring: Kosoko Jackson & Lakita Wilson; moderated by Karina Yan Glaser

Books & That Irresistible Commercial Hook. Featuring: Kayla Ancrum, Soman Chainani, Karina Yan Glaser; moderated by Kosoko Jackson

For more information, check out http://www.kwelijournal.org/the-color-of-childrens-literature-conference-3/

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Jumpstart Scribbles to Novels Gala
Apr
11
6:00 PM18:00

Jumpstart Scribbles to Novels Gala

Join Jumpstart at our 14th annual Scribbles to Novels gala — this year celebrating Jumpstart’s 25th anniversary. This event shines a spotlight on the school readiness crisis and celebrates the importance of literature in young children’s lives. Attendees have the opportunity to meet featured authors and receive signed books during our Authors Circle, hear inspiring stories from Jumpstart volunteers and leaders, and participate in a live auction. Annually, the event is attended by over 400 professionals and raises $1.1M for Jumpstart children in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.

For more information, check out https://www.jstart.org/event/2019-scribbles-to-novels-new-york/

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PAST EVENT: Great Middle Grade Reads Panel
Dec
2
1:00 PM13:00

PAST EVENT: Great Middle Grade Reads Panel

Books of Wonder is proud to host their Great Middle Grade Reads panel at their 18 W 18th Street Store with KARINA YAN GLASER for The Vanderbeerkers and the Hidden Garden, TORREY MALDONADO for Tight, SIMON VAN BOOY for Gertie Milk and the Great Keeper Rescue, and PAUL NOTH for How to Sell Your Family to the Aliens.

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PAST EVENT: Book Panel at Books of Wonder Uptown: Great Middle Grade Reads
Nov
17
3:00 PM15:00

PAST EVENT: Book Panel at Books of Wonder Uptown: Great Middle Grade Reads

Join me at Books of Wonder at the 84th Street store for their November great middle grade reads panel with DANA ALISON LEVY for It Wasn’t MePETER LERANGIS for Max Titl: 80 Days of DieCHRISTOPHER HEALY for A Perilous Journey of Danger and Mayhem: A Dastardly Plot, and LINDA FAIRSTEIN for Secrets from the Deep, and myself!

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PAST EVENT: Elm Street Bookstore Author Event
Oct
28
1:00 PM13:00

PAST EVENT: Elm Street Bookstore Author Event

Join me and Rebecca Behrens (THE LAST GRAND ADVENTURE, SUMMER OF LOST AND FOUND, WHEN AUDREY MET ALICE), Kamilla Benko (THE UNICORN QUEST), Jake Burt (GREETINGS FROM WITNESS PROTECTION, THE RIGHT HOOK OF DEVIN VELMA), Sayantani DasGupta (THE SERPENT’S SECRET), Debbi Michicko Florence (JASMINE TOGUCHI), Alyson Gerber (BRACED), Jodi Kendall (THE UNLIKELY STORY OF A PIG IN THE CITY, DOG DAYS IN THE CITY), Adam Perry (THE MAGICIANS OF ELEPHANT COUNTY), Jennifer Roy  (YELLOW STAR, PLAYING ATARI WITH SADDAM HUSSEIN), and Eliot Schrefer (THE LOST RAINFOREST: MEZ’S MAGIC, ENDANGERED, THREATENED, RESCUED) for a fun author's day!

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