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newbery award

author Susan Patron and her book the Higher Power of Lucky
Sheryn Morris, November 27, 2023

When a book is not a current bestseller or is an older book and suddenly receives a great deal of attention, people often want to know why.

Author Erin Kelly and her book Hello Universe
Keith Kesler, October 18, 2018

Erin Entrada Kelly, the author of the Newbery Award-winning book Hello Universe, spoke at the Central Library a few months ago as part of our Summer Author Series. Audience members wrote questions for Kelly on index cards.