This is an ALL-ages FREE community children's author event!
Jarrett J. Krosoczka lives in Massachusetts and is currently on his book tour. He is the author and/or illustrator of over 30 children’s books, including the popular Lunch Lady superhero graphic novel series, Star Wars: Jedi Academy graphic novel series, Punk Farm, and his Platypus Police Squad series. He is a New York Times bestselling author, a two-time winner of the Children’s Choice Book Award, and an Eisner Award nominee. He recently released his Young Adult graphic novel memoir Hey, Kiddo in October 2018, for which he was a finalist for the National Book Award and a finalist for the Young Adult Library Services Association’s Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Award.
Jarrett will share his experience on how he became an author and illustrator and talk about his books. The presentation will include a Q&A, which will then be followed by a meet-and-greet and book signing.
To accommodate a larger audience, this event will be held at Lincoln High School's Performing Arts Center: 1801 16th St S, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
THIS EVENT IS FUNDED BY:
MCMILLAN MEMORIAL LIBRARY, WISCONSIN RAPIDS PUBLIC SCHOOLS, THE BELL FAMILY CHARITABLE FOUNDATION, AND ASPIRUS RIVERVIEW FOUNDATION.
For more information about Jarrett, check out his website:
Also, watch his TEDTalk "How a Boy Became an Artist:"
Or his other TEDTalk "Why Lunch Ladies are Heroes:"