Best-selling author, Jason Reynolds, will share about his writing life and award-winning books.
Reynolds is the author of many books for teens and middle grade readers, including When I Was the Greatest, All American Boys (with Brendan Kiely), As Brave as You, the Track series (Ghost, Patina, Sunny, and Lu), Long Way Down, and Look Both Ways. He is a New York Times bestselling author, a Newbery Award honoree, a Printz Award honoree, a National Book Award finalist, a Kirkus Award winner, a two-time Walter Dean Myers Award winner, an NAACP Image Award winner, and the recipient of multiple Coretta Scott King honors.
This event is free and open to the public, and sponsored by the UofSC Museum of Education and Richland Library.
Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. Seating is available on first-come, first-served basis.
BOOK SALE & SIGNING DETAILS:
A book sale and signing will follow. Because of the anticipated audience size, each customer may have a maximum of five books signed. It will be signature only, with no personalizations and no photos.
SCHOOL GROUP RESERVATIONS:
We have reached capacity for school groups for this event. Due to space limitations, we can not accommodate any more school group reservations.
If you have questions about this event, please call (803) 988-0891.
Jason Reynolds will also speak at 6 p.m. on Thursday, February 20 at the Booker T. Washington Auditorium on UofSC's campus (1400 Wheat St, Columbia, SC 29201). Check ticket availability, here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/author-jason-reynolds-lecture-tickets-86636079847