Two presenters for the upcoming WWU Children’s Lit Conference just won major awards!
Brian Pinkney’s wife, Andrea Davis Pinkney, won the Coretta Scott King award for Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America, but he did the illustrations so we are very pleased! Katherine Applegate of Animorphs fame, who has written over 212 books in her career, was just awarded the Newbery Medal for The One and Only Ivan.
Conference date: February 23, 8am-3:30pm. Cost: $85