Rita Williams-Garcia at Mrs. Dalloway’s Bookstore on Sept. 19th:
Newbery Honor author Rita Williams-Garcia will be at Mrs. Dalloway’s Bookstore on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at 7:30pm. She will be interviewed by Carla Riemer (ACL member and librarian at Claremont Middle School). Williams-Garcia’s books include One Crazy Summer, which is set in Oakland in the late 1960’s, and her latest book P.S. Be Eleven won the Coretta Scott King Award. Mrs. Dalloway’s Bookstore is located at 2904 College Ave., Berkeley, CA 94705, phone 510-74-8222.
National Book Award Long List Announced:
Check out the website listed below for the Long List (nominees) for the National Book Award Young People’s category. The award will be announced in November 2014.