Back to School with Meg and Megan

Wednesday, August 4, 6PM

Join us for a virtual event with Meg Fleming, author of Sounds Like School Spirit, and Megan Maynor, author of Henry at Home, for a reading and conversation. Meg and Megan will interview each other and discuss their new books, as well as their favorite (and least favorite) parts of the back-to-school time of year.

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A photograph of Meg Fleming smiling at the camera with trees in the backgroundThe illustrated cover of Sounds Like School Spirit by Meg Fleming. In the illustration, a group of racially diverse students cheer and hold signs and balloons spelling out the word "spirit"Meg Fleming is an award-winning children's book author, a fan of all dogs and a big-time laugher. Also a voice teacher, Meg draws on her love of rhythm, rhyme, and lyricism to create and imagine stories. She is the author of many books for children including, Sometimes Rain illustrated by Diana Sudyka and Ready, Set, Sail! illustrated by Luke Flowers. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her family and dog.

 

 

 

 

 

A photograph of Megan Maynor smiling at the camera

MThe illustrated cover of Henry at Home by Megan Maynor. In the illustration, a young Black girl runs across the lawn toward a school bus while a young Black boy watches her from a swingegan Maynor writes books with humor and heart for children to share with their grown-ups. She enjoys sharing stories in-person at school and library events, as well as teaching picture book writing to adults. Megan lives in her home state of Minnesota where she is currently wearing up to three sweaters.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date: 
Wednesday, 4 August 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Books: 
Sounds Like School Spirit Cover Image
By Meg Fleming, Lucy Ruth Cummins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593108321
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (Subject to Availability)
Published: Dial Books - July 20th, 2021

The ultimate back-to-school ode, this interactive, cheer-filled picture book joyfully celebrates the community we build at school


Henry at Home Cover Image
By Megan Maynor, Alea Marley (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328916754
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (Subject to Availability)
Published: Clarion Books - July 27th, 2021

The love between a brother and sister shines through in this reassuring picture book about a common childhood transition—an older sibling starting school and leaving the younger one behind.

Liza is Henry's big sister, and Henry is Liza's little brother. As long as there has been a Henry and Liza, they have always done everything together.


Event Address: 
2720 West 43rd Street
Minneapolis, MN 55410
United States