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.
|Where:||Education Room 333 (Seats 44, Wheelchair accessible) |
|When:||Sat, Mar 4, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm|
|Signing area:||Signing Area - Children (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Children / Teens|
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....