1. Meet the Author: Susan Stockdale


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    Susan Stockdale was our Meet the Author guest in April 2009. During the program, author & illustrator Stockdale shares her approach to writing with students and explains how she arrives at a…

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    • Meet the Author


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      From its inception, the Fairfax Network’s Meet the Author series has promoted literacy, and an interest in reading and writing, by giving students direct access to authors who share their personal…

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      • Meet the Author: Sharon Draper


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        During her visit to the Meet the Author studio, Sharon Draper reads a passage from her book "The Battle of Jericho."

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        • Meet the Author: Nathaniel Philbrick


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          During his visit to the MTA studio, National Book Award winner and finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, Nathaniel Philbrick discusses his book The Mayflower and the Pilgrims’ New World. Based on…

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          • Meet the Author: Ingrid Law


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            Ingrid Law is the New York Times bestselling author of Savvy, a 2009 Newbery Honor Book,and its companion novels, Scumble and Switch. During her visit to the Meet the Author studio, Law talks about…

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            • Meet the Author: Michael Hainey at the Book Group Expo


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              On Tuesday, May 7, 2013, New York Times bestselling author, Michael Hainey, was our keynote speaker at the Book Group Expo. He reads from his memoir, "After Visiting Friends." For more…

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              • Roger Rosenblatt in Conversation with Pete Hamill


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                On Sunday, March 2, 2014, authors Roger Rosenblatt and Pete Hamill were our featured guests. About Roger Rosenblatt Roger Rosenblatt’s essays for TIME and PBS have won two George Polk Awards,…

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                • Meet the Author: James Swanson


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                  Born on Lincoln’s birthday, author James L. Swanson was ten years old when he first became fascinated with Abraham Lincoln. His book Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer is…

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                  • Meet the Author: Elin Hilderbrand


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                    On Wednesday, November 12, 2014, Elin Hilderbrand, author of Winter Street, was our featured speaker. Kelley Quinn is the owner of Nantucket's Winter Street Inn and the proud father of four,…

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                    • Meet the Author: Jay Greenfield


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                      Jay Greenfield, author of Max's Diamonds, was our featured speaker on Wednesday, September 14, 2016. A stunning, sweeping and critically acclaimed debut novel, about a man forced to confront…

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