Meeting an author in real life and hearing her talk about reading, writing, and the creative process
Is an exciting way to spark kids’ interest in books and encourage a life-long love of reading. On Thursday, November 12, 2015
Norwood Middle School students were treated to a special presentation featuring Jennifer Nielsen, author of the
award-winning books THE FALSE PRINCE, THE RUNAWAY KING, THE SHADOW THRONE, MARK OF THE THIEF & A NIGHT DIVIDED.
During her visit Jennifer Nielsen introduced students to brief description of a her books.
Jennifer Nielsen talked about her stories answered students’ questions, and then visited with the students as she signed
copies of her books. The visit and book signing were sponsored by Scholastic Book Fairs to inspire interest in books and reading.
“Author visits are a terrific way to encourage kids to read, and perhaps even inspire the next generation of writers and Illustrators,” said Mrs. Kirsten Bose. “our students are looking forward to writing their own stories now.”