Young Adult Author Conversation: Bridget Birdsall & Liza Wiemer discuss how their books fight bullying

Listen in and contribute to a conversation between two YA authors, as they discuss how their books have been used to help teens fight back against bullying. Bridget Birdsall is an author, teacher, and inspirational speaker. Her most recent novel, Double Exposure, the story of an intersex-transgender athlete, won the Independent Book of the Year Award (IPPY) and was a Lambda Literary Finalist. Publishers Weekly named it a top anti-bully book and Teaching Tolerance highly recommends it for middle and high school students. Learn more at Liza Wiemer is an award-winning educator with twenty-five years of teaching experience. Hello? is her debut YA novel, which was named a November 2015 Goodreads Best Young Adult Novel and was called "one of the most unique books of the year" by Paste Magazine. Liza is a graduate of UW-Madison with a degree in Education, Liza is the mother of two young adult sons.

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Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 7:30pm
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Double Exposure By Bridget Birdsall Cover Image
ISBN: 9781629146065
Published: Sky Pony - November 11th, 2014

Hello? By Liza Wiemer Cover Image
ISBN: 9781633920491
Published: Spencer Hill Contemporary - November 10th, 2015