Derby Neck Library Virtual Author Events

Bringing writers and readers together,
wherever they are.

Ready to meet some of your favorite authors? Our virtual author events aren't your average online experience. You'll be able to ask live questions, get live answers, and meet fellow fans. It's like a webinar, author visit, and book club all in one!

Keep scrolling to see who's coming to a screen near you, or browse recordings of our past events to catch up on any you missed. Happy viewing!

Brought to you in partnership with the Library Speakers Consortium.

Upcoming Events

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Learning the Power of Poetry with Bestselling Author Elizabeth Acevedo (9th-12th)
National Book Award Winner and New York Times Bestselling Author of The Poet X and Clap When you Land
Tuesday, July 23rd at 2:00 PM EDT
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Image for Graphic Novels are Life! Telling Your Own Story in a Graphic Novel with Dan Santat (5th-8th Grade) webinar

Graphic Novels are Life! Telling Your Own Story in a Graphic Novel with Dan Santat (5th-8th Grade)
Caldecott Medal Winner, National Book Award Winner, and New York Times Bestselling Author and Illustrator of Over 100 Books
Tuesday, July 30th at 2:00 PM EDT
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Your All Access Pass Behind the Scenes at the Space Station with Smithsonian Curator Dr. Jennifer Levasseur
A Library Speakers Consortium and Smithsonian Institution Collaboration
Wednesday, August 7th at 2:00 PM EDT
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Past Events

Image for Surviving the Summer with The Last Kids on Earth and Max Brallier (3rd-6th Grade) webinar

Surviving the Summer with The Last Kids on Earth and Max Brallier (3rd-6th Grade)
New York Times Bestselling Author of More Than 50 Books for Children Under Both This Name and the Pen Name Jack Chabert
Tuesday, July 16th at 2:00 PM EDT

Image for A Visit to Deckawoo Drive with Mercy Watson and Kate DiCamillo (PreK-2nd Grade) webinar

A Visit to Deckawoo Drive with Mercy Watson and Kate DiCamillo (PreK-2nd Grade)
Newbery Medal Winner for The Tale of Despereaux and New York Times bestselling author of over 30 books for children
Tuesday, July 9th at 2:00 PM EDT

Image for Unpacking a History of Systemic Racism in the American Education System with Tiffany Jewell webinar

Unpacking a History of Systemic Racism in the American Education System with Tiffany Jewell
New York Times Bestselling Author of This Book is Anti-Racist and Everything I Learned About Racism I Learned in School
Thursday, June 20th at 2:00 PM EDT

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