The hopes and risks of three teen girls as they take action in difficult situations challenge them to redefine their possibilities and identities. A young woman trapped in Nazi-occupied Poland, a stowaway in Gold Rush-era San Francisco and a Vietnamese refugee in Texas overcome tremendous obstacles through their bravery and selflessness.
|Where:||Education Room 353 (Seats 117, Wheelchair accessible) |
|When:||Sun, Mar 15, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm|
|Signing area:||Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Children / Teens|
Sharon Cameron is the New York Times best-selling author of "The Dark Unwinding," "A Spark Unseen," "Rook," "The Forgetting," "The Knowing" and her newest, "The Light in Hidden Places." Her books have won the Parents' Choice Gold Award, the Westchester Fiction Award, earned starred reviews from Booklist, SLJ and Kirkus and have been chosen for numerous lists, including Indie Next Top Ten, YALSA's Best Fiction for Young Adults, Audible Best Books and numerous state award nominations....
Thanhhà Lại is the New York Times bestselling author of "Inside Out & Back Again," which won both a National Book Award and a Newbery Honor. This semi-autobiographical, debut novel in verse is part of the eighth-grade curriculum in New York and is taught throughout the world....