Angie Thomas shares how her award-winning debut novel “The Hate U Give” originated. She talks about her journey to becoming an author, and how she feels when her books are used in the classroom.
Join author Samantha Clark as she reads an excerpt from her latest book “Arrow” and shares what inspired her to write the story.
Max Brallier entertains students with the story behind his becoming an author and why his original career path didn’t work out. He discusses his wildly popular “Last Kids on Earth” series and how his safe place growing up inspired that book.
When the coronavirus hits Hong Kong, 10-year-old Knox Wei-Evans’ mom makes the decision to move him and his siblings back to California, where they think they will be safe. Suddenly, Knox has two days to prepare for an international move.
Terri Libenson shares some themed lessons and activities that could be used when reading the “Emmie and Friends” series, which book in the series she found to be most fun to write, and how she went from syndicated cartoonist to author.