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Asian Festival of Children’s Content Play!

When one crafts a story or poem, or even an article, finding just the right word can be difficult, even for seasoned professionals.  However, these wordsmiths have a few tricks they're willing to share.  Hear them discuss precisely how they successfully play with words, and how you can, too.


Nikki Grimes

Nikki Grimes (USA)

Bestselling author Nikki Grimes received the Virginia Hamilton Lifetime Achievement Award, ALAN Award for teen literature, Children's Literature Legacy Medal, NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry, and the Coretta Scott King Award. Recent titles include Legacy: Women Poets of the Harlem Renaissance, Playtime for Restless Rascals, and Garvey in the Dark. 

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