Speakers

Juana Medina

Juana & Lucas: Big Problemas

Juana Medina, author and illustrator of the Juana & Lucas chapter book series, has illustrated Smick! by Doreen Cronin, Lena’s Shoes are Nervous by Keith Calabrese, and I’m a Baked Potato! by Elise Primavera, among others. Juana & Lucas received the Pura Belpré Award in 2017.

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Naomi Milliner

Super Jake & the King of Chaos

Naomi Milliner, author of Super Jake & the King of Chaos, lives in Maryland with her husband and sons. Her favorite things are spending time with family and friends, baking, and discussing her debut novel in schools, libraries and bookstores.

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Frank Morelli

Please Return To: Norbert M. Finkelstein

Frank Morelli, author of Please Return To: Norbert M. Finkelstein, also wrote No Sad Songs, a 2019 YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers nominee and winner of an American Fiction Award for best coming of age story.

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