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Diverse Books Discussion and Reception

  • Bookends & Beginnings Bookstore 1712 Sherman Avenue, Alley #1 Evanston, IL, 60201 United States (map)

Evanston Cradle to Career, Bookends and Beginnings, and the Evanston Literary Festival are proud to present a panel discussion on the importance of children seeing diverse characters represented in the books they read. Speakers will include Joy Triche, publisher of Tiger Stripe Publishing; Raquel Monroe, author of How I Became We; and Miguel Ruiz, Evanston Public Library's Latino Engagement Librarian. A reception will follow the panel discussion. Find out more about the EC2C Diverse Books Drive, running from April 10 to June 5, here.