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Silvia López

  • February 5, 2020
Silvia López, a Cuban native raised in Miami, Florida, served as a children’s librarian at schools and public libraries for over three decades. She holds degrees in English, Library Science, and Educational Technology, and is a National Board-Certified Teacher. Her picture book, Just Right Family: An Adoption Story, was released in March 2018. She had...
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Sydney Ladensohn Stern

  • February 5, 2020
Sydney Ladensohn Stern, a proud graduate of Alamo Heights High School, worked as a reporter for Fortune and Money magazines and an editor and columnist at the Scarsdale Inquirer before freelancing for a number of publications including the New York Times. Her first book, Toyland: The High-Stakes Game of the Toy Industry was a Featured...
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Karen Olsson

  • February 5, 2020
Karen Olsson is the author of the novels All the Houses and Waterloo. Her nonfiction book, The Weil Conjectures: On Math and the Pursuit of the Unknown is her latest book. She has written for a variety of magazines and is a former editor of the Texas Observer. She graduated from Harvard University with a degree...
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Janine Barchas

  • February 5, 2020
Janine Barchas is the Louann and Larry Temple Centennial Professor of English Literature at the University of Texas at Austin. She is the author of Matters of Fact in Jane Austen: History, Location, and Celebrity and Graphic Design, Print Culture, and the Eighteenth-Century Novel. She is also the creator behind What Jane Saw. Her latest...
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Bethany Hegedus

  • February 5, 2020
Bethany Hegedus is an award-winning author of picture books and middle-grade novels, including Grandfather Gandhi and Alabama Spitfire: The Story of Harper Lee and To Kill a Mockingbird and the recently released Rise: From Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou and Hard Work But It’s Worth It: The Life of Jimmy Carter....
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Casey Cep

  • February 5, 2020
Casey Cep is a staff writer at the New Yorker. After graduating from Harvard College with a degree in English, she earned an M.Phil in theology at the University of Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar. She lives on the Eastern Shore of Maryland with her family. Furious Hours is her first book and was an...
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Anthony Head

  • February 5, 2020
Anthony Head has profiled a far-ranging collection of personalities for national and international publications such as Texas Highways, Mens Edge, and Readers Digest for more than thirty years. His latest work is Spirit: The Life and Art of Jesse Treviño. He lives in San Marcos.
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