Tanya Lee Stone


Tanya Lee Stone is best known for telling little-known or unknown histories of women and people of color. She writes nonfiction picture books, middle-grade, and YA. Her latest, "Girl Rising," marks her 100th book. Stone's work has earned an NAACP Image Award, Sibert Medal, Golden Kite Award, and many other honors. Forthcoming books include YA nonfiction ("A Story of War, A Story of Peace"), and three new picture books ("Ada Lovelace," "Rosalind Franklin," and " Elizabeth Magie.") Her school visits focus on research, writing, and revision.


October 24, 2017, 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Local Children's Author/Illustrator Panel - Diamond 1