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Author Visit: Ann Martin

Event Type: Book/Author Program
Age Group(s): Kids, Families
Date: 4/27/2010
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Description:
 Ann Martin is the popular author of The Baby Sitters Club, a series that was published from 1986 to 2000 and was very popular with young girls. Annís prequel to the series, The Baby-sitters Club: The Summer Before, will be published in April. In addition to this series, she has written many highly regarded books and was awarded a Newbery Honor in 2003 for A Corner of the Universe. Her book The Doll People, which she co-authored with Laura Godwin, was voted the favorite book of Skokie students during Voice of Youth Award elections this past April.

Please join us for this special evening and hear about the writing career and the wonderful books that Ann Martin has written for young people. Martin's books will be available for purchase and autographing after the presentation

For ages 8 and older (adults, too!). Registration is required and begins April 1. For late registration, please call the Youth Services desk.
Library: Skokie Public Library
Location: Petty Auditorium
Registration Ends: 4/25/2010 at 12:00 AM
Other Information:
 The Library is also hosting a parent-child book discussion of Ann Martinís book The Doll People on Wednesday, April 7. Follow this link for more information and registration...

Contact: Youth Services Staff
Contact Number: 847.324.3149
Link: Ann Martin on the Web...
Status: Closed
Please Note
  • Attendee must be 8 Years or older.
  • This event requires 24-hour advance cancellation so that others may attend.
  • If you do not have a Skokie Public Library card or another card with current borrowing privileges, please call the Contact Number listed above and a member of our staff will be happy to sign you up.

We're sorry. The registration deadline was 4/25/2010 at 12:00 AM.