6th National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, Jacqueline Woodson!
2019 Appearance Proposal Information
Every Child a Reader is currently accepting proposal submissions from libraries, schools, bookstores and organizations interested in hosting the 6th National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, Jacqueline Woodson.
Learn more about Jacqueline’s platform and goals, in her own words!
Please email Shaina.Birkhead@CBCBooks.org with further questions.
January 9, 2018: Inauguration Ceremony at the Library of Congress
April 30, 2018: Sidney Lanier High School and Bellingrath Middle School in Montgomery, AL
May 1, 2018: Writing class at Mt. Meigs Campus Alabama Department of Youth Services
August 29, 2018: Event with RJ Julia and the Mark Twain House
August 31 – September 2, 2018: National Book Festival at the Library of Congress
September 9, 2018: Public event with the St. Louis Public Library
September 10, 2018: St. Louis Public Library coordinated school visits (not open to the public)
Learn more about the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature program.
Meet Jacqueline Woodson and learn about her inspiring platform, "Reading = Hope x Change (What's Your Equation)"
Find an Ambassador event near you.
Meet our partners and learn how you can get involved.
Who were our past ambassadors and what were their platforms?