Kate DiCamillo: National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature

January 2, 2014

 

Publisher’s Weekly announced that Kate DiCamillo will be named the country’s fourth National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature at the Library of Congress on January 10th.  During her tw0-year term, DiCamillo plans to promote the idea of community reading with her platform, “Stories Connect Us.”

 

Previous Ambassadors were: John Scieszka, Katherine Paterson and Walter Dean Myers.

 

Posting by Lorraine

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