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Meet Author Jason Reynolds

Thursday, February 24 - 6:30 PM

Meet award-winning & NYT bestselling author of "Miles Morales: Spider Man," "Look Both Ways," & "Long Way Down," which received a Newbery Honor and Printz Honor. Book selling & signing will follow.

Jason Reynolds is a New York Times bestselling author, a Newbery Award Honoree, a Printz Award Honoree, National Book Award Honoree, a Kirkus Award winner, a two time Walter Dean Myers Award winner, an NAACP Image Award Winner, and the recipient of multiple Coretta Scott King honors.

Reynolds was named the American Booksellers Association’s 2017 and 2018 spokesperson for Indies First, and served as the national spokesperson for the 2018 celebration of School Library Month in April 2018, sponsored by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL). Jason’s many works of fiction include When I Was the GreatestBoy in the Black SuitAll American Boys (cowritten with Brendan Kiely), As Brave As YouFor Every OneMiles Morales: Spider Man, the Track series (Ghost, Patina, Sunny, and Lu), and Long Way Down, which received both a Newbery Honor and a Printz Honor. His latest novel, Look Both Ways, was published in Fall 2019.

Jason has appeared on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, Late Night with Seth Meyers, and CBS This Morning. He is on faculty at Lesley University, for the Writing for Young People MFA Program and lives in Washington, DC. You can find his ramblings at JasonWritesBooks.com.


605 Market Ave N
Canton, OH 44702
Event Type
Children / Teen


Stark Library

Date / Time

Thursday, February 24, 2022
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM


(330) 452-0665
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