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Literary Calendar

Oct 21 2019

Celia Cruz's Birthday

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Learn Directly From Authors & Illustrators

Have the book creator reveal, anytime, their purpose, writing, illustration, and research processes with these TeachingBooks original primary source materials.

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Meet-the-Author Movies

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FEATURING Jack Gantos

In this five-minute mini-documentary, Jack Gantos reveals his love of writing and passion for journaling.

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Meet-the-Author Recordings

Troublemaker for Justice: The Story of Bayard Rustin, the Man Behind the March on Washington

Troublemaker for Justice with Michael G. Long

Jack at Bat

Jack at Bat with Mac Barnett

Fox & Chick: The Party: And Other Stories

Fox & Chick with Sergio Ruzzier

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