The panelists are:
- Elaine Dimopoulos, YA author
- Megan Dowd Lambert, picture book author
- Marika McCoola, graphic novelist (Marika’s Baba Yaga’s Assistant just won the New England Book Award for Children’s Literature)
- Dan Moynihan, picture book author and illustrator
This conference is designed for teachers, librarians, and other professionals who help kids learn to read and enjoy books. Other speakers include author-editor Anita Silvey, author-illustrator Rebecca Bond, bookseller Terri Schmitz, and school librarian Christian Porter. The presentations start at 9:00, and are scheduled to finish in early afternoon.
(Wondermore used to be known as the Foundation for Children’s Books. It’s now focused on bringing books and book creators to urban schools.)