This is exciting news! If you have ever wanted to meet an author or illustrator here is your chance! Deborah Hopkinson, author of Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt, will be speaking at Urbana Free Library at 9:30 am on October 17th.
Also, Kadir Nelson, illustrator of Dancing in the Wings, will be speaking at Champaign Public Library at 10:30 on October 17th and at Urbana Free Library at 1:30 the same day.
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