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2018 Young Authors' Conference


Mar 17, 2018

Children's author, Jerry Pallotta will be the keynote speaker for the 2018 Young Authors' Conference.

Mr. Pallotta is an award-winning author of children's alphabet books and imaginative fiction and non-fiction, including The Icky Bug Alphabet Book; The Construction Alphabet Book; Who Will Win book series, which include Komodo Dragon Vs. King Cobra, as well as many other books. Mr. Pallotta loves writing books and visiting schools all over the United States. He lives in Boston, Massachusetts. For more information on Jerry Pallotta go to .

Following Mr. Pallotta's presentation, students in grades 2-5 will break into small groups and participate in a variety of writing activities. For more information on the conference, please contact Young Authors Mobile at 251-391-5376 or

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Mobile Public Library, the Metro Mobile Reading Council and the Mobile Public Library.

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