Thursday, July 16, 2009

More from Chicago

Here are just a few of the authors and illustrators I met at the American Library Association Conference in Chicago:
Cokie Roberts
author of
New York: William Morrow, 2008.

Jerry Pinkney
illustrator of
Aston, Dianna Hutts, and Jerry Pinkney. The Moon Over Star. New York: Dial Books for Young Readers, 2008.

Sarah Dessen
author of
Dessen, Sarah. Along for the Ride: A Novel. New York, N.Y.: Viking, 2009.

Laurie Halse Anderson
author of
Anderson, Laurie Halse. Speak. New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1999.

Ingrid Law
author of
Law, Ingrid, and Ingrid Law. Savvy. New York: Dial Books for Young Readers, 2008.

Richard Peck
author of
Peck, Richard. A Long Way from Chicago A Novel in Stories. Paw Prints, 2008.

Loren Long
author of
Long, Loren. Otis. New York: Philomel Books, 2009.