Growing Bookworms Newsletter: February 19, 2008
The Time Thief: Linda Buckley-Archer

Readergirlz: Chat with Nikki Grimes

ReadergirlzThe following announcement was originally posted at Bildungsroman.

The readergirlz forum is open all day, every day. It's easy to strike up a conversation with other readergirlz all over the world. Post about your favorite books and tell us what you think of this month's spotlighted title. Talk it up!

Every month, we host an hour-long chat with the author of the currently spotlighted book.

This Month's Book: Bronx Masquerade
This Month's Guest: Nikki Grimes
Date: TONIGHT, Tuesday, February 19th
Start Time: 6 PM PST / 9 PM EST

Tonight's chat will include a fun poetry slam, sans judges or winners. In other words, we're inviting you to post some of your own poetry in the chat thread in addition to your questions for the author and other comments.

The 10th chatter to post will win a copy of Bronx Masquerade by Nikki Grimes.

The 20th chatter will win My Sisters' Voices: Teenage Girls of Color Speak Out by Iris Jacob.

Dont miss it!