|YOUNG READERS IN AN UNCERTAIN ECONOMY|
|Teacher Education, Secondary (9-12), Middle (6-8)|
|Lower-income families and the struggles they face can be a hard-to-find topic in secondary literature. Children need books that they can relate to, and characters they can see themselves in. This panel of award-winning authors and educators will discuss fiction books for young readers that feature families coping with poverty, homelessness, and the current uncertain economy.|
|Grand Ballroom Room 121, Level One, MGM Grand|
|Friday 11/16 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM|
Then stop by the HarperCollins booth #522 at 5:30 to say hello and get a signed copy of DON'T BREATHE A WORD. I hope to see you!