Joanna Ho reads the first chapter of “The Silence that Binds Us” – an exquisite, heart-rending debut young adult novel that will inspire all to speak truth to power.
Chris Grabenstein entertains students with fun experiences from his days in middle school and his road to becoming an author. He gives students fun tips for story writing and humors us with a story he creates live during the presentation.
Sharon Draper shares why it took her until after having an established teaching career to become an author and what was responsible for getting her there. We also get a sneak peek into "Out of My Heart", the long-awaited sequel to "Out of Mind."
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.