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Newbery Author Visit Veera Hiranandani.

 

Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 7:00 p.m.

Author Veera Hiranandani visited the Newbery Club and spoke about her Newbery contender The Night Diary.

 

 

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Newbery Author Visit 2017

Candace Fleming, author of Presenting Buffalo Bill
The Family Romanov
, and Amelia Lost  visited
the Newbery Club on October 27, 2017 and discussed
how she researches her nonfiction bestsellers.

 

 

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Newbery Author Visit 2016

Lauren Wolk, author of the Newbery contender Wolf Hollow, visited the Newbery Club on October 25, 2016.

 

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Newbery Author Visit 2015

 

 Kimberly Brubaker Bradley author of the The War That Saved My Life 
visited the Newbery Club October 27, 2015.

 

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George Hagen, author of Gabriel Finley and the Raven’s Riddle, visits the Newbery Book Club on October 16, 2014

 

Ann Hood author of The Treasure Chest series visited the Newbery Book Club on September 27, 2012

 

Sheila Turnage, author of Three Times Lucky with Newbery Club members on October 4, 2012

 

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Newbery Club
Newbery Book Club members with special guests Lauren and Alex from Random House Young Readers show off Advance Reading Copies of Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead and Joshua Dread by Lee Bacon on August 2, 2012.

 

 


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The Newbery Club was honored to experience a Skype interview with Nan Marino on October 12, 2010. The author of Neil Armstrong Is My Uncle and Other Lies Muscle  Man McGinty Told Me was thrilled to meet our club members and their parents face-to-face (via internet hook up). Ms. Marino, who is also a librarian, told us how she became a writer and where she got the idea for her novel. Through the many thoughtful questions posed by the club members we learned many interesting things about the author, such as Ms. Marino names all her characters after people she knows.

 

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Graham Salisbury visted the Newbery Book Club on Monday, April 6, 2009. He introduced his new character Calvin Coconut to club members. Club Members Josephine Amorim, Charlie Uhrin and Samantha Uhrin interviewed Mr. Salisbury for Kidsday.

 

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Katherine Marsh returned to the Newbery Club on Friday, May 1, 2009, to discuss The Twilight Prisoner. Newbery Club members welcomed
her back and discuss the continued adventures of Jack and Euri. Club members suggested the title for this book when Ms. Marsh first visited in 2007.

 

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Rebecca Stead visited the Newbery Club on Monday August 3, 2009. Her new book, When You Reach Me will be on our 2010 Mock Newbery discussion list.


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The Night TouristKatherine Marsh, author of the new book
The Night Tourist
(Hyperion, 2007) visited the Newbery Club members on November 16, 2007 and talked about her first book for young people.

Katherine Marsh visit

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the lightning thiefRick Riordan, author of the new children’s book
The Lightning Thief,
visited The Newbery Medal Club on Wednesday, November 16, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. in the East Northport Library.


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