The 2013 Alex Awards

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Sunday, June 30, 2013 - 10:30am to 11:30am
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Presenters: 
Speaker: Danielle Dreger
Speaker: Derf Backderf
Speaker: Rachel McDonald
Speaker: Robin Sloan
Description: 

The 2013 Alex Award winners--what they are and how to sell them to young adults--are highlighted in this panel presentation. Winning authors Juliana Baggott (Pure); Derf Backderf (My Friend Dahmer); and Robin Sloan (Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore) will speak about their books and the award. Each author has a limited number of complimentary books to sign after the program. The Alex Award is given to the top 10 books that appeal to young adults, and is administered by YALSA and sponsored by the Margaret Alexander Edwards Trust and Booklist.

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Monday, June 3, 2013 - 12:46pm CDT
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