Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Booklist at ALA

Headed to ALA Annual?
Be sure to check out these Booklist events!

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Booklist Panels and Award Ceremonies

Graphic Novels in Library Month Panel
Saturday, June 22, 1:00–2:00 p.m.
Washington Convention Center, 147A

To launch our first-ever Graphic Novels in Libraries Month, we're hosting a panel of comics writers and artists, including Kirk Scroggs, author and illustrator of The Secret Spiral of Swamp Kid (DC); Kami Garcia, author of Teen Titans: Raven (DC); Mike Maihack, author and illustrator of the Cleopatra in Space series (Scholastic); Raina Telgemeier, author of Guts (Scholastic); and Ru Xu, author of NewsPrints (Scholastic). They'll be joined by Booklist's Books for Youth Editor, Sarah Hunter, for a lively conversation about their upcoming titles and the wide world of comics. ‌ read more→

At the Booklist Booth (#1325)

Graphic Novels Meet and Greet
Saturday, June 22, 2:30–4:00 p.m.
Continue the celebration surrounding selecting, showcasing, and enjoying graphic novels in libraries by chatting with graphic novel creators from sponsors BOOM! Studios, DC, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Scholastic, and Simon & Schuster! Expect appearances from Gaby Dunn, Kirk Scroggs, Kami Garcia, Meg Cabot, Jerry Craft, Ngozi Ukazu, Mark Siegel, Mike Maihack, Ru Xu, Raina Telgemeier, and Emma Steinkellner. Afternoon snacks will be provided.

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