Date: October 25, 2022
Location: online via Zoom
3:30pm - 3:45pm - introduction
3:45pm - 4:30pm - author talk
4:30pm - 5:15pm - discussion
5:15pm - 5:30pm - main room and free book
Register here: https://senylrc.regfox.com/fall-into-books-2022
Registration deadline is October 1, 2022
The first 50 registrants will receive a FREE book written by Kekla Magoon. Learn more about the author on her website here: https://keklamagoon.com/
Subsequent registrants will be sent unsigned books while supplies last. Supplies are limited, so make sure to register early to get your book in the mail before the event!
Payment must be received before you are considered registered for this event.
No purchase orders accepted.
We regret refunds are not possible.
Questions? Call your library system office.
Participants can choose two Book Discussion Groups in order of preference and will be assigned one choice.
Group I Picture Books/Elementary
Group II Elementary
Group III Picture Books/All Ages
Group IV Middle School
Group V Teen
Group VI Teen
(Details about the books and discussion topics are at the end of this webpage)
Engage effectively in collaborative discussions.
Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches the authors take.
Assess how point of view or purpose shapes the content and style of a text.
Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key sup-porting details and ideas.
Analyze how and why individuals, events, or ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.
In order to ensure the most rewarding exchange of ideas, participants are expected to read all of their pre-assigned titles.
A confirmation of group assignments will be e-mailed upon receipt of payment.
The link to access the session will be sent one day before the event.
Participant book order is not applicable for the 2022 conference.
NOTE: You are not registered until you have received an email confirmation. If you have not received an email confirmation by Saturday, October 1, 2022, public librarians should contact RCLS or MHLS; school librarians contact your respective school library system.
Calvin by JR Ford Sam is My Sister by Ashley Rhodes-Courter
When Aidan Became a Brother by Kyle Lukoff
Something Beautiful by Sharon Dennis Wyeth
Dear Primo: A Letter to My Cousin by Duncan Tonatiuh
Grandma's Gift by Eric Velasquez
The Beatryce Prophecy by Kate DiCamillo
Amari and the Night Brothers by B.B. Aston
rez dogs by Joseph Bruchah
Damselfly by Chandra Prasad
Ana of California by Andi Teran
Kat and Meg Conquer the World by Anna Priemaza
The Extraordinaries by TJ Klune
Funny, You Don't Look Autistic: A Comedian's Guide to Life on the Spectrum by Michael McCreary
Almost American Girl: An Illustrated Memoir by Robin Ha