Author/illustrator Anne Sibley O'Brien will share two projects she co-founded. I'm Your Neighbor Books is a searchable database of children's literature--picture book through YA--featuring contemporary immigrant experiences, with activities. The Diverse BookFinder is a circulating collection and searchable database of picture books featuring Indigenous people and people of color, with tools for examining representation and balancing collections. For librarians, teachers, parents, writers, illustrators, publishers and booksellers.
|Where:||Education Room 310 (Seats 49, Wheelchair accessible) |
|When:||Sun, Mar 11, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm|
|Signing area:||Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Children / Teens|
Anne Sibley O’Brien was raised bilingual and bicultural in South Korea and now lives in Maine. Titles she wrote and illustrated include "In the Shadow of the Sun," "I'm New Here," a Kirkus best book of 2015, "The Legend of Hong Kil Dong: The Robin Hood of Korea"and "A Path of Stars....