Sunday, April 19 at the Wilsonville Public Library in the Oak Room from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Three words that start with sounds of the letter R—write, read, revise—will be the topics of this presentation. Carmen T. Bernier-Grand will share and have group discussion on how she revised her published books. Participants are encouraged to bring short pieces to revise.
Carmen T. Bernier-Grand is the author of six books for children and young adults. Her books include two biographies in poems, one in prose, two anthologies of Puerto Rican folklore, and a novel. Her César: ¡Sí, se puede! Yes, We Can! and her Frida: ¡Viva la vida! Long Live Life. Frida received Pura Belpré honors. is a Booklist Best Ten Biographies. Diego: Bigger than Life, illustrated by David Diaz, will be out in 2009.