Award Winning YA Author, Rita Williams-Garcia Visits Queens Library

Rita Williams-Garcia is an award winning author that writes novels for young adults. She won the prestigious Newbery Award for One Crazy Summer as well as the Coretta Scott King Award and many other accolades.

She is a New York Times bestseller and has just released her latest book, Clayton Byrd Goes Underground, a story about a young boy searching for the musical blues. 

Rita was born in Queens, NY and still lives in Jamaica, Queens today.  She is visiting the following libraries to read from her latest novel and to encourage the love of reading in our children.  

  • Baisley Park Community Library, Tuesday, Feburary 13 at 4:00 pm
  • South Jamaica Community Library, February 15 at 4:00 pm

Click here for the flyer.

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