Megan Wagner Lloyd

Fort-Building Time

Megan Wagner Lloyd, author of Fort-Building Time, lives with her family in the Washington, D.C., area, where she enjoys cooking, reading, and spending time outdoors. She is also the author of Finding Wild, as well as the upcoming picture books Building Books and Paper Mice.

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Natalie Dias Lorenzi

A Long Pitch Home

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Natalie Dias Lorenzi has had to cancel her participation.

Natalie Dias Lorenzi, author of A Long Pitch Home, has been a teacher and school librarian in Japan, Italy, and now in Fairfax County, Va. Her books have been honored by the Junior Library Guild, International Reading Association, Bank Street College of Education, and the Cooperative Children’s Book Center.

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Amber Loyacano

Amber Loyacano is a national board certified high school English teacher in Waynesboro, Va. She teaches AP language and composition and is the teacher sponsor of her school’s Gay-Straight Alliance. She also blogs about her teaching and reading experiences.

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