Tucson Festival of Books

A New Publishing Opportunity to Spotlight Authors from Marginalized Communities


Linda Sue Park is launching a new imprint, Allida, with HarperCollins, to publish books that encourage writers and artists from marginalized communities to explore the stories they are most passionate about and to craft narratives that defy expectations. Park's focus is on stories and voices from outside the dominant culture to give readers a richer understanding of our shared and complex world. Park will talk about the new imprint and the first books being published.


Panelist
Linda Sue Park

Linda Sue Park is the author of many books for young readers, including the 2002 Newbery Medal winner "A Single Shard" and the New York Times bestseller "A Long Walk to Water." Her most recent titles are "The One Thing You'd Save," a collection of linked poems, and "You Are Here: Connecting Flights....

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Book:
You Are Here: Connecting Flights
Linda Sue Park
Children / Teens
HarperCollins Publishers
March 2023
ISBN 9780063239081
272 pages