2. Young Authors Book Festival is Born
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Graphic Campus founders, Rosa Lee, Theresa Yang and Gene Yang delve into the creation of the Young Authors Book Festival. They discuss the need, challenges and successes of bringing young and seasoned authors together for a day of literary celebration. Plan a writers' celebration at your school! Register for this year's virtual festival at: https://www.youngauthorsbookfestival.org/.
Gene Yang, the 5th National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, outlines his platform, called Reading Without Walls, that encourages young people to read diversely. Read more about Reading Without Walls and have your students take the challenge! Here's how: