AUTHOR

Laura Shovan


The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary


Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library Children’s Stage

Laura Shovan

Laura Shovan is former editor of Little Patuxent Review. Her chapbook, Mountain, Log, Salt and Stone, won the inaugural Harriss Poetry Prize. Laura edited Life in Me Like Grass on Fire: Love Poems and co-edited Voices Fly: An Anthology of Exercises and Poems from the Maryland State Arts Council Artists-in-Residence Program, for which she teaches. The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary, her award-winning children’s novel-in-verse, is about students protesting the closing of their school. Her second middle grade novel, Takedown, will be published by Random House Children’s Books in 2018.

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When:
Sept 28-30, 2018
Fri - Sun: 11am - 7pm
Where:
Baltimore Inner Harbor

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