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Tuesday, October 1 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Little Word Writers Showcase

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Bring your young reader to meet picture book authors Barbara Kerley, author of The World is Waiting for You, and Liz Rusch, author of Electrical Wizard: How Nikola Tesla Lit Up the World and Eruption! Volcanoes and the Science of Saving Lives, plus middle-grade graphic novelist Barry Deutsch, author of Hereville: How Mirka Met a Meteorite.

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Barry Deutsch

Bio: | Barry Deutsch lives in Portland, Oregon, in a bright blue house with pink trim, which is filled with housemates, children, and cats. | | A longtime comic book reader, Barry spent a year at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, where he studied under comics legend Will Eisner. He then moved to Portland, Oregon, where he attended Portland State University, majoring in women's studies and economics. | | At PSU, Barry... Read More →
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Barbara Kerley

Bio: | Barbara Kerley is an award-winning author of nonfiction books for kids. Her titles include THE DINOSAURS OF WATERHOUSE HAWKINS, a Caldecott Honor Book, WHAT TO DO ABOUT ALICE?, a Boston-Globe-Horn Book Honor Book, and THOSE REBELS, JOHN AND TOM, an Oregon Spirit Book Award Honor Book. Her most recent title, THE WORLD IS WAITING FOR YOU, was called an "exuberant celebration of the boundless possibilities life holds for... Read More →
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Elizabeth Rusch

Elizabeth Rusch has published more than a hundred magazine articles for children and adults and ten award-winning books for young readers, including the picturebooks A Day With No Crayons, Volcano Rising, The Planet Hunter and For the Love of Music; the middle-grade titles Eruption, The Mighty Mars Rovers, and Electical Wizard and the graphic novel Muddy Max. Her work has been honored by the Junior Library Guild, ALA, School Library Journal... Read More →

Tuesday October 1, 2013 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Central Library, US Bank Room 810 SW 10th Ave