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Virtual Author Visits

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Jason Reynolds
Wed., Feb., 24, 6:30 pm, free event on Zoom

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Jason Reynolds is a New York Times bestselling author and Library of Congress National Ambassador for Young People's Literature. He is an Honoree for the Newbery Award, Printz Award, and National Book Award. His many books include All American Boys (cowritten with Brendan Kiely), As Brave as You, For Every One, the Track series, Long Way Down, Look Both Ways, and Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You (with Ibram X. Kendi).

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March Authors

Julie Buxbaum
Tues., Mar. 9, 6:30 pm, free event on Zoom

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Julie Buxbaum is the New York Times bestselling author of Admission, inspired by the recent college admission scandal, and five other teen and adult novels.
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Margarita Montimore
Thurs., Mar. 18, 6:30 pm, free event on Zoom

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Margarita Montimore is the author of Asleep from Day and Oona Out of Order. Born in Soviet Ukraine and raised in Brooklyn, she currently lives in New Jersey with her husband and dog.
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Anne Bogel
Mon., Mar. 22, 6:30 pm, free event on Zoom

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Anne Bogel is the author of Don't Overthink It: Make Easier Decisions, Stop Second-Guessing, and Bring More Joy to Your Life. She also created the blog Modern Mrs. Darcy and hosts the What Should I Read Next podcast.
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Authors April May

Eliese Colette Goldbach
Thurs., Apr. 8, 6:30 pm, free event on Zoom

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Eliese Colette Goldbach is the author of Rust: A Memoir of Steel and Grit, about her time as a steelworker at ArcelorMittal Cleveland. She now works at John Carroll University and lives in Cleveland with her husband. 
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Robin Ha
Tues., Apr. 27, 6:30 pm, free event on Zoom

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Robin Ha moved to the U.S. from Seoul, Korea, when she was 14. Her graphic novel Almost American Girl is about immigration, belonging, and how art can save a life.
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Mike Chen
Wed., May 5, 6:30 pm, free event on Zoom

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Mike Chen is the author of science fiction novels A Beginning at the End, Here and Now and Then, and We Could Be Heroes.
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Angie is an associate at Medina Library