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Author Visit: Newbery author Matt de la Pena

by Marra H | Oct 30, 2016

  • Author Visit:  Matt de la Pena
  • Main Library, Theater
  • November 1, 2016
  • 6:30 pm
  • Free

Tuesday evening, author Matt de la Pena will be visiting the Allen County Public Library to share his powerful message about the transformative impact books can have on the lives of young people.  Mr. de la Pena writes for teens and children, and was awarded the Newbery Medal in in January of this year for his book Last Stop in Market Street. 

De la Pena is an incredible speaker, with a moving personal story and true dedication to the potential that words can unlock in young people.  He will be signing books after the event.  There will be a selection of books available to be purchased for this purpose.

Thank you to the Friends of the Allen County Public Library for this opportunity!


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