Coming in January: Multicultural Children’s Book Day Spotlight
Running from January 1 through the 25th, the series will feature interviews with 25 “inclusive authors and illustrators,” providing readers an inside look at their creative processes.
Visit MCCBD’s official site for information about the participating authors and illustrators.
Multicultural Children’s Book Day’s mission is to not only raise awareness for the kids’ books that celebrate diversity, but to get more of these of books into classrooms and libraries. The second annual MCCBD is scheduled for Tuesday, January 27th, 2015. The event is spearheaded by children’s reading and play advocates Valarie Budayr from Jump Into a Book and Mia Wenjen from Pragmatic Mom.