Participating schools:
• Grant Avenue Elementary School, Bronx
Highbridge Green School, Bronx
• Highland Park Community School, Brooklyn
MS 839, Brooklyn
• PS 142, Manhattan
PS 15, Brooklyn
PS 51, Manhattan
PS/MS 89, Bronx
PS 261, Brooklyn
• Sunset Park School, Brooklyn
• Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School, Manhattan
World Journalism Preparatory School, Queens


While I knew my students were excited about the author visit before, I had no idea how much this experience would change the way they approached reading. By knowing that they would get the opportunity to meet the author, my students read the book at a much deeper level.
— Mackenzie Grate, Assistant Principal