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How to Steal a Dog

Friday, November 7, 2008
Episode Summary
Barbara O'Connor reads from \"How to Steal a Dog\".

Participant(s) Bio
Barbara O'Connor is the author of award-winning novels for children, including "Greetings from Nowhere", "How to Steal a Dog", and "Fame and Glory in Freedom, Georgia". Drawing on her South Carolina roots, Barbara's books are known for their strong Southern settings and quirky characters. In addition to four Parents Choice Awards, Barbara's distinctions include the Massachusetts Book Award, School Library Journal Best Books, Bank Street College Best Books, and an ALA Notable. She currently has books on over twenty state children's book award lists. Barbara is a popular visiting author at schools and a frequent speaker at conferences around the country.