Nic Stone, bestselling author of Dear Martin, will be speaking at The Black Box Theater at Sewell Mill Library & Cultural Center on Wednesday, October 10.
The Black Box Theatre will be open from 6:00 – 7:00 pm — come early and enjoy refreshments and a live performance by The Private Pageant!
North Georgia Teen Reads was created to promote collaboration between neighboring library systems and to bring bestselling authors to a community of 46 libraries in the region.
Nic Stone was born and raised in a suburb of Atlanta. After graduating from Spelman College, she worked extensively in teen mentoring. Growing up with a wide range of cultures, religions, and backgrounds, Stone brings diverse voices and stories to her work. Booklist has given her first novel, Dear Martin, a starred review calling it, “vivid and powerful.” The length and pace of Dear Martin make it a perfect read for reluctant and sophisticated readers alike.
This event is free and open to the public. Books and audio will be available for purchase and signing.
Nic Stone is recognized in the following awards:
2018 William C. Morris Award Finalist
Booklist Top 10 Diverse Fiction for Older and Middle Readers: 2018
YALSA 2018 Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers Selection