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Global Read Aloud Live Events

Global Read Aloud Live Events Online

"Eleven years ago, Pernille Ripp (@pernilleripp) started the Global Read Aloud believing that one book can connect us all. This is Global Read Aloud's last year and we are honored to bring the participating authors into your classrooms to inspire the next generation of readers and writers! Whether you are participating in Global Read Aloud or not, you can tune in and hear live from amazing luminaries like Zanib Mian, Linda Sue Park and Juana Martinez Neal. All events take place on Fridays at 1pm and they will be available on-demand. Duration is approximately 30 minutes."

October 16Image - Planet Omar: Pushing for Muslim characters in children's

"Join Zanib Mian, the author of the 2020 Global Read Aloud sensation, Planet Omar: Accidental Trouble Magnet as she discusses the inspiration for this #OwnVoices debut and answers your questions about this first installment in a new a new chapter book series."




Linda Sue Park - The Author Village

October 30

"Join Linda Sue Park, author of the 2020 Global Read Aloud Prairie Lotus and Newbery Medalist to learn more about the creation and process of writing the Prairie Lotus book and how determination can help everyone make their dreams come true."





Juana Martinez-Neal - The Author VillageNovember 6

"Join Caldecott Honor and Robert F. Sibert Medal winner Juana Martinez-Neal as she discusses her writing and illustrating process and the inspiration behind Alma and How She Got Her Name. You’ll also get an insider look at her upcoming picture book, Zonia’s Rain Forest, which will publish in March in both English and Spanish."

Friday, Oct 30th 2020 Show more dates
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
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This is an online event. Event URL: https://education.skype.com/p/global-read-aloud-live-events