A huge thank you to all who helped with the book fair. The profits from the book fair help support author visits to our school.

 

Already the 5th and 4th graders had a skype visit with author Roland Smith. This spring bilingual Spanish author and illustrator Lulu Delacre will be visiting Discovery on Wednesday March 25, 2020.

 

  • New York Times Bestselling and three-time Pura Belpré Award honoree Lulu Delacre has been writing and illustrating children's books since 1980. 
  • Born and raised in Puerto Rico to Argentinean parents. Delacre says her Latino heritage and her life experiences inform her work. 
  • Author of over 40 titles including Us, in Progress: Short Stories About Young Latinos which has received multiple starred reviews and awards. 
  • She has exhibited widely including at The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art. Reading is Fundamental honored her with a Champion of Children’s Literacy Award.
  • You can find out more information on Ms. Delacre at her website.