- Author Visits
Thu, Nov 12th 4:00pm
Join us for a virtual author visit with Torrey Maldonado. Voted a Top Latino Author and best Black Middle Grade and Young Adult novelist, Mr. Maldonado has authored critically acclaimed middle grade books whose popularity stretches into younger and high school grades. His recent book, "What Lane?", has won starred reviews and is listed in Oprah magazine, the NY Times, and more as an essential antiracist book to discuss daily racism and allyship. His other books were named Best Books of the Year by The Washington Post and NPR, and one won a humanitarian Christopher Award. New York City's current and former chancellors have praised Mr. Maldonado as a top teacher and author who has taught for over twenty years in Brooklyn, New York, where he was born and raised. He has features in anthologies with literary all-stars. Learn more about the author at torreymaldonado.com.