2021 MacKids School & Library Virtual Events

Join us and our authors at these upcoming virtual events, including book buzzes, webinars, conferences, and more! Check back for updates, as more upcoming events will be added soon. Plus, ICYMI: watch archived videos from our past events here!

Upcoming Events

MacKids School & Library Spring 2021 Preview
April 12, 3:30-4:30pm ET
Register for this free event here!
Join us to hear about our must-read Spring books! Plus, we’ll be joined by special guest Adrianna Cuevas, author of the 2021 Pura Belpré Honor Book, The Total Eclipse of Nestor Lopez. Adrianna will also talk about her new book Cuba in My Pocket, coming September 21, 2021!

School Library Journal Day of Dialog
May 20, 9:00am-6:00pm ET

Register for this free event here!
Don’t miss this day-long virtual event featuring author panels with LeUyen Pham (Outside, Inside), Steve Sheinkin (Fallout), and Angeline Boulley (Firekeeper’s Daughter)! Plus, visit Macmillan Children’s in the virtual exhibit hall to request digital ARCs and more.

Archived Events

Fall 2021 Macmillan Family Preview
March 31, 12:00-2:30pm ET
Recording Coming Soon!
Join Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group , Macmillan Adult Library Marketing, and Tor/Forge to hear about our must-read Fall 2021 books! Plus, we’ll be joined by three author guests: Dr. Crystal Fleming (Rise Up! How You Can Join the Fight Against White Supremacy); Amanda Foody and Christine Lynn Herman (All Of Us Villains); and Ashley C. Ford (Somebody’s Daughter)!

March 9: SLJ Middle Grade Magic
Event Archive Available!

Don’t miss panel’s featuring Kate Reed Petty (The Leak) and Juliet Menéndez (Latinitas). Plus, visit our booth in SLJ’s virtual exhibit hall to chat with us, score digital ARCs, and more!

March 2: Booklist Picture Books Webinar
Archived Webinar Available!
Join us to hear about this spring’s must-read picture books!

February 16: Booklist Graphic Novel Showcase webinar
Archived Webinar Available!
Join us to hear about this year’s not-to-be-missed graphic novels!

January 22-26: ALA Midwinter Virtual Meeting
Visit our virtual booth here!
Visit our booth to watch free On Demand recordings of our author programs and book buzzes, score digital ARCs of upcoming titles, and more!

January 13: MacKids School & Library Winter 2021 Preview featuring Katherine Applegate!
Watch the free On Demand video here!
Join the School and Library team to hear us buzz about our Winter 2021 releases, including picture books, middle grade, and young adult titles. Plus, Katherine Applegate joined us to reveal the cover of WILLODEEN and talk more about this new book!