Author Keynote Series: Ibi Zoboi

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Author Keynote Series: Ibi Zoboi

Ibi Zoboi is the New York Times Bestselling author of American Street, a National Book Award finalist, Pride, a contemporary remix of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, and a middle-grade debut, My Life as an Ice Cream Sandwich. She is the editor of Black Enough: Stories of Being Young and Black in America. She co-authored the Walter Award and L.A. Times Book Prize-winning novel-in-verse, Punching the Air, with Exonerated Five member, Yusef Salaam. Her debut picture book, The People Remember, received a Coretta Scott King Honor Award. Her most recent books include Star Child: A Biographical Constellation of Octavia Estelle Butler, and Okoye to the People: A Black Panther Novel for Marvel. This discussion will be focused on the book Punching the Air.

For further information and/or to register, contact: Meredith.Bond@camdencounty.com or Rosy.Arroyo@camdencounty.com. Registration will open in September.

 

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  • Wednesday, Oct 12th, 2022 @ 10:00 am
  • Add to Calendar 2022-10-12 2022-10-12 America/New_York Author Keynote Series: Ibi Zoboi

    Ibi Zoboi is the New York Times Bestselling author of American Street, a National Book Award finalist, Pride, a contemporary remix of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, and a middle-grade debut, My Life as an Ice Cream Sandwich. She is the editor of Black Enough: Stories of Being Young and Black in America. She co-authored … More

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