Bestselling, award-winning books
Deborah’s books have won the Family Choice Award, two NAPPA Gold Awards and the Eureka Silver Book Award for Nonfiction. They are among The New York Times 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing, have been published in many languages, and have been included in major school anthologies. Her new ullaby book Someone’s Sleepy is now also an ebook and a lullaby song download by Grammy winner Tom Chapin. Her 14 books include three new books this year—Someone’s Sleepy, Jimmy the Joey, and The Spelling Bee Before Recess. This year, her first book, The People Who Hugged the Trees, was performed as live readers’ theater by Northeastern University in Chicago.
Association for Library Service to Children National Institute
California Reading Association Professional Development Institute
California School Library Association Centennial
Saturday February 7, 2015
Panel: Picture This—Learning Through the Art of Picture Books
Deborah Lee Rose is an internationally published, award-winning author of bestselling children’s books. Her 14 books include three new books this year—The Spelling Bee Before Recess, Someone’s Sleepy, and Jimmy the Joey. Her books have won the Family Choice Award, twice won the NAPPA Gold Award, and been named to the NY Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing. She is an inspiring and engaging speaker for professional conferences, public book events and schools. In 2013-2014 she will speak at IRA, CRA, NCTE, San Francisco’s Litquake/Kidquake, CSLA and other national and regional conferences. To arrange an author presentation or school visit, contact Laura Mihalick, email@example.com, at Abrams Books for Young Readers.