More Great Author Talks Coming Up from the NLS Summer Reading Program!

From June 25 to August 11, the National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled (NLS) is sponsoring a summer reading program for NLS patrons of all ages.  All events will be held virtually—so anyone, anywhere, can attend!

Patrons will receive details on how to join each event after they register.

  • Author Talk: Celia Perez, The First Rule of Punk
    Tuesday, July 11, at 6:00 p.m. (central)
    Designed for middle grades, but all are welcome
    Registration Link

  • Author Talk:  Annette Bay Pimentel and Jennifer Keelan-Chaffins, All the Way to the Top: How One Girl’s Fight for Americans with Disabilities Changed Everything
    Designed for K-5th grade, but all are welcome
    Saturday, July 22, at 12:00 p.m. (central)
    Registration Link 

  • Author Talk:  Kwame Alexander, The Crossover
    Designed for YA and middle grades, but all are welcome Thursday, July 27, at 6:00 p.m. (central) 
    Registration Link

  • Author Talk: Jenny Torres Sanchez, We Are Not from Here
    Designed for YA, but all are welcome
    Thursday, August 3, at 6:00 p.m. (central)
    Registration Link  

You can download a list of books in the NLS collection by the invited authors by clicking the following link: Books by NLS Summer Reading 2023 Authors

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