Are you attending the International Literacy Association 2019 conference in New Orleans? Don’t miss your chance to get a book signed by your favorite author! Plus, visit Macmillan Children’s in Booth 400 to score ARCs + book swag!

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Don’t miss these special giveaways in Booth 400!

Friday October 11

Get your free copy of WRITING RADAR TEACHER’S EDITION by Jack Gantos!

“Teachers will also find Gantos’s breakdown on the creation of a story valuable for teaching critical reading as well as writing skills.”–VOYA, starred review

Friday October 11

It’s time to Tinker! Make! Engineer!
Want to incorporate project-based learning into your classroom? Learn more about TinkerActive workbooks + get a free sample activity from the TinkerActive English Language Arts workbooks for grades K-2, coming this December!

Don’t miss these author programs:

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11 @ 11:00AM-12:00PM
Connecting Communities and Expanding Horizons Using Graphic Novels and Illustrated Texts in Content Area Learning

Location: Convention Center, Room 293
Featuring Nidhi Chanani, author and illustrator of PASHMINA

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11 @ 3:00PM-4:00PM
Create a Thriving Culture of Literacy: Presenting Authors Whose Books Help Students Find “Self”, as Characters and Readers Share Similar Life Issues
Location: Convention Center, New Orleans Theater B

Featuring Dan Gemeinhart, author of THE REMARKABLE JOURNEY OF COYOTE SUNRISE

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12 @ 11:00AM-12:00PM
Seeing Themselves On & Behind the Pages

Location: Convention Center Room 293
Featuring Nidhi Chanani, illustrator of I WILL BE FIERCE

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12 @ 3:00-4:00PM
Creating a Culture of Literacy: Presenting Award-Winning Authors of Nonfiction, Whose Books Engage, Inspire, and Inform Readers, to Ignite Learning
Location: Convention Center, Room 293

Featuring David Macaulay, author and illustrator of CROSSING ON TIME

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12 @ 5:00-6:00PM
What We Read Matters: Using YA Literature as An Agent for Change
Location: Convention Center, Room 388

Featuring Kekla Magoon, author of LIGHT IT UP