Award-Winning Authors Meet-and-Greet


Honoring Bank Street Award Winners

You are invited to join the Bank Street College Children' Book Committee in welcoming our 2015 award-winning children's authors for a pre-award-ceremony gala signing and schmooze at the Bank Street Book Store On WEdnesday March 11 at 6:00 pm. 

Chat with Bank Street Children's Book Committee award-winners Ann M. Martin (Rain Reign) and Susan Kuklin (Beyond Magenta) at an informal 6pm meet-and-greet, the day before they accept the Josette Frank Award and the Flora Straus Award. 

The Josette Frank Award is given each year to honor a book or books of outstanding literary merit in which children or young people deal in a positive and realistic way with difficulties in their world and grow emotionally and morally.

The Flora Straus Award is given for an information book that serves as an inspiration to young readers.


Event date: 
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 6:00pm
Event address: 
2780 Broadway
10025 New York
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Rain Reign Cover Image
ISBN: 9780312643003
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Feiwel & Friends - October 7th, 2014

Winnner of the 2015 Josette Frank Award for Younger Readers.

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Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out Cover Image
ISBN: 9780763656119
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - February 11th, 2014

Winnner of the 2015 Flora Stieglitz Straus Award for an information book that serves as an inspiration to young readers.