An Evening with Martha Brockenbrough

Please join us, thanks to the support and partnership of SCBWI, for an evening reading event with Martha Brockenbrough!

About Martha Brockenbrough:

Martha Brockenbrough is the author of a dozen books for young readers. Her novel The Game of Love and Death was a Kirkus Prize finalist and won the Washington State book award. She founded National Grammar Day and teaches in the MFA program at Vermont College of Fine Arts.

About The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators:

"The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization, is the only professional organization specifically for individuals who write and illustrate for children and young adults. Our mission is to support the creation and availability of quality children’s books in every region of the world.

Through our awards, events, and publications, we give established writers and illustrators the tools and resources to manage their careers, as well as educate those just starting out. SCBWI is also proud to serve as a consolidated voice for our members within the publishing industry.

Membership in SCBWI is open to anyone with an active interest in children’s literature, from picture books to young adult novels. We welcome aspiring and published writers and illustrators, as well as librarians, educators, translators, artists, students, dramatists, musicians, filmmakers, and others. A passion for children’s literature is our number one criterion."

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Event date: 
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
Auntie's Bookstore
402 W Main Ave
Spokane, WA 99201
Unpresidented: A Biography of Donald Trump Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250308030
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Feiwel & Friends - December 4th, 2018

A riveting, meticulously researched, and provocative biography of Donald J. Trump from the author of Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary.

Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250123190
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 5th, 2017

Complex, passionate, brilliant, flawed—Alexander Hamilton comes alive in this exciting biography.

He was born out of wedlock on a small island in the West Indies and orphaned as a teenager. From those inauspicious circumstances, he rose to a position of power and influence in colonial America.

The Game of Love and Death Cover Image
ISBN: 9780545924221
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 30th, 2016

Flora and Henry were born a few blocks from each other, innocent of the forces that might keep a white boy and an African American girl apart; years later they meet again and their mutual love of music sparks an even more powerful connection.