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An Interview with Author, Lilliam Rivera!

by Jessica on April 3, 2017

On April 5 at 6:30pm, we are hosting Lilliam Rivera in conversation with Cecil Castellucci, in celebration of her new book, The Education of Margot Sanchez! We were able to ask Lilliam a few questions in anticipation for her event. But first, a little background on Lilliam. Lilliam is a 2016 Pushcart Prize winner and a […]

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Reading Without Walls Challenge!

by Jessica on March 29, 2017

We are so excited to be participating in the Reading Without Walls Program here at Vroman’s! What is Reading Without Walls?  National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Gene Luen Yang calls us all to READ WITHOUT WALLS, exploring books about characters who look or live differently than you, topics you haven’t discovered, or formats that you haven’t tried. […]

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Graphic novels are full of diversity in both race and gender. In honor of Black History Month, we wanted to highlight just a few of the authors who have written African-American characters and some that are changing the way common superhero characters appear in graphic novels. There are so many of these incredible authors out […]

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