Guess Who's Coming to Visit?
We have very exciting news! Newbery Award-Winning children's book author Linda Sue Park will visit The Urbana Free Library on Friday, February 22 at 4 p.m. for a presentation on her books and life as a writer. Elementary-age children, their families and interested adults are invitied. While she is best known for her novel A Single Shard, for which she won the Newbery Award, Linda Sue has written many other books, including poetry and picture books. Throughout January and February, you can stop by the display in the children's department to find her books. For a related event, elementary-age children are invited to join Elaine and Lora on Friday, February 15 at 4 p.m. to discuss A Single Shard and Project Mulberry. We'll also have trivia about Linda Sue's life and think of questions we want to ask her when she visits the folllowing week. We hope you can join us for one or both events! -Elaine B.