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Nora Baskin, Author of Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story

Sun, October 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

UPDATE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FROM SEPTEMBER 10. IT IS NOW REMOTE ONLY.

Family Book Discussion with author Nora Baskin

Children in Grades 4-8 and their adult

In recognition of the 20th Anniversary of the terrorist attacks, author Nora Baskin will host a discussion that includes her book, Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story, and a note of hope.

This will be a remote-only discussion.  Nora will also incorporate a hands-on writing activity that may help family members process historic and disruptive events. Each registered family can come to the Library's Children's Desk and pick up a copy of the book.

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Nora Raleigh Baskin is the ALA Schneider Family Book-award winning author of Anything but Typical. She was chosen as a Publishers Weekly Flying Start for her novel What Every Girl (Except Me) Knows. She has since written a number of novels for middle graders and teens, including The Truth About My Bat Mitzvah, The Summer Before Boys, and Ruby on the Outside. Nora lives with her family in Connecticut. Visit NoraBaskin.com.

Please visit our Understanding September 11, 2001 guide to find books and resources on helping children understand this event.

 

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Sun, October 17
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3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
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