Description

Middle and high school librarians are developing programs to promote reading and the LA Teen Readers' Choice 2019 nominations.  This is a summer workshop.

Librarians would like to visit with an author of one of the books nominated for this year's awards.

Guest choices are listed in the "industry preference" list by author name and with preferences first.

Key Questions

How were you inspired to write this book?

What kind of research did you undertake to develop this book?

Describe your writing process.

Which other authors and works have influenced your writing most?

What are you currently reading?

How is your book/ work unique from other YA books?

How do you develop works for a teen audience?

Expected Outcomes

Librarians should understand how the guest/ author's book is unique from other YA books, the author's process for writing, how this author has contributed to important discussions and issues for teens, and any future projects this author may be developing.

 

Documents

Curriculum Alignment

Completed Date

 07/18/2018 11:30 AM   Eastern Time

Duration

 00:30

Requester

Maureen Barclay CAPTAIN SHREVE HIGH SCHOOL

Presenter

Alton Carter First United Methodist Church
Classes
Library Program  
Grades
Teacher Professional Development  
Career Clusters
Education & Training  
No. of Students
25
Topic
Louisiana Teen Readers' Choice 2019
Sub Topic
Reading  
Industry
author  
Skills/Specialties
Not Available