Wendy Mass Author Visit
Grades 2 and Up: Wendy Mass is the New York Times bestselling author of twenty-four novels for young people (which have been translated into 22 languages and nominated for 77 state book awards), including A Mango-Shaped Space (which was awarded the Schneider Family Book Award by the American Library Association), Leap Day, the Twice Upon a Time fairy tale series, Every Soul a Star, 11 Birthdays, Heaven Looks a Lot Like the Mall, Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life, Finally, The Candymakers,13 Gifts, The Last Present, Pi in the Sky, and a new early reader series called Space Taxi. Her latest books are Bob and Robin Hood: The One Who Looked Good in Green. Wendy wrote the storyline for an episode of the television show Monk, entitled “Mr. Monk Goes to the Theatre,” which aired during the show’s second season. She tells people her hobbies are hiking and photography, but really they’re collecting candy bar wrappers and searching for buried treasure with her metal detector. She lives with her family in New Jersey.
She’ll be visiting the Summit Free Public Library to discuss her books and the craft of writing. Please join us for this special event! Register to receive a reminder for this event.
This program is sponsored by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
- Monday, November 5, 2018
- 3:30pm - 4:30pm