Sunday Sep 22

Festival Day & Literary Market

Borough Hall, Brooklyn

Saturday Sep 21

Children’s Day

MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 16 - 23

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Susannah Richards

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Susannah Richards is a professor at Eastern Connecticut State University where she teaches courses on literacy and literature for youth. She was a member of the 2013 Newbery Award Committee, 2017 Geisel Committee, and served on the inaugural Excellence in Graphic Literature for Children Committee in 2018 and Anna Dewdney Read Together Award in 2017. She helps coordinate state book festivals, coordinates The Silent Children’s Book Art Auction during BookExpo, and moderates panels of children’s book creators at national, regional and state conferences and literary festivals.

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