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International Summit of the Book: "Reading is Not an Option" with Walter Dean Myers, National Ambassador for Young People's Literature

Walter Dean Meyers

About the Program

From the International Summit of the Book, a discussion entitled, "Reading is Not an Option" with Walter Dean Meyers, National Ambassador for Young People's Literature and John Cole, Director of the Library of Congress' Center for the Book.  The International Summit of the Book is hosted by the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.

About the Authors

Walter Dean Meyers

Walter Dean Myers is the author of numerous young adult novels, including Monster, a finalist for the National Book Award.  For more information, visit walterdeanmyers.net.

Program Information

International Summit of the Book: "Reading is Not an Option" with Walter Dean Myers, National Ambassador for Young People's Literature

Past Airings

  • Sunday, December 30th at 12am (ET)
  • Saturday, December 29th at 1pm (ET)
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