NCTE Annual Convention

November 21-24, 2019 • Baltimore, MD

Booth 930

Come to Our Author Signings & Panels!  

Kao Kalia Yang
Panel: Stories from the Sticks: Reversing Nature Deficit Disorder and Raising Environmentalists via Literary Inquiry into the Natural World

THURSDAY 9:30 - 10:45 AM
Location: Room 339

NoNieqa Ramos
Panel: Honoring and Nurturing the Intersectional Identities of our Diverse Students through the Study of Latinx Middle Grade and Young Adult Literature

THURSDAY 9:30 - 10:45 AM
Location: Room 338

Katey Howes
Panel: Cultures of Reading Roundtable

THURSDAY 1:00 - 2:15 PM
Location: Ballroom I and III

Irene Latham
Panel: From Bold Curiosity to Insightful Poetry

THURSDAY 1:00 - 2:15 PM
Location: Room 346

Rebecca Caprara
Panel: Rigorous Whimsy: Using the Power of Play to Unleash Inquiry & Inspire Creative Writing

THURSDAY 2:30 - 3:45 PM
Location: Room 350

NoNieqa Ramos
Panel: ¿And Now, Qué Onda? A Roundtable on Latinx Storytellers and Readers

FRIDAY 9:30 - 10:45 AM
Location: Room 317

Heather Montgomery
Panel: Blurring the Lines: The Power of Experimentation in Nonfiction 

FRIDAY 9:30 - 10:45 AM
Location: Room 349

Laura Purdie Salas
Panel: Playing with Poetry

FRIDAY 9:30 - 10:45 AM
Location: Room 323

Laura Purdie Salas
Signing: Snack, Snooze, Skedaddle & Lion of the Sky

FRIDAY 11:00 - 11:30 AM
Location: Booth 930
Books $10 each

NoNieqa Ramos
Panel: Asking All the Right (and Wrong) Questions : How Spirited Protagonists in YA Literature Inspire Inquiry in Students’ Reading and Writing

FRIDAY 12:30 - 1:45 PM
Location TBD

Nicole Valentine
Signing: A Time Traveler's Theory of Relativity

FRIDAY 2:15-2:45 PM 
Location: Booth 930
Free ARCs

Laura Purdie Salas
Panel: Igniting a Spirit of Inquiry Through Wonder, Curiosity, and Creativity 

FRIDAY 3:30 - 4:45 PM 
Location: Room 308

Laura Purdie Salas
Panel: Wonder as a Way In: Teaching Reading and Writing Poetry through Inquiry

FRIDAY 3:30 - 4:45 PM 
Location: Room 315

Charles Waters and 
Irene Latham
Event: Build Your Stack

FRIDAY 4:30-4:50 PM
Location: Hall E/F

NoNieqa Ramos
Panel: Bodies, Power, Prejudice: Educating Youth on Autonomy and Activism through Literature

SATURDAY 12:30 - 1:45 PM
Location: Room 326

NoNieqa Ramos
Signing: The Truth Is

SATURDAY 2:45-3:15 PM
Location: Booth 930
Books $10 each

Charles Waters and 
Irene Latham
Panel: Charlotte Huck Award

SATURDAY 2:45-4:00 PM
Location: TBD

Kao Kalia Yang
Panel: Asian American Authors Front and Center

SATURDAY 4:15 - 5:30 PM
Location: Room 322

Charles Waters and 
Irene Latham
Signing: Dictionary for a Better World

SATURDAY 5:00 - 5:30 PM
Location: Booth 930
Books $10 each

Kao Kalia Yang
Panel: Supporting Critical Literacy through Children's Literature that Center Immigrant and Refugee Experiences

SUNDAY 9:00 - 10:15 AM
Location: Room 342

Kao Kalia Yang & Seo Kim
Signing: A Map into the World

SUNDAY 10:30-11:00 AM
Location: Booth 930
Books $10 each

Giveaways and More!

Lerner is celebrating 60 years of exceptional books for grades K-12! To mark the occasion, we're giving away a limited edition butterfly tote bag. Stop by Booth 930 to get one (while supplies last) and have your badge scanned to enter our drawing for free books!

Browse Our Fall 2019 Catalog

Check out what's new this fall, from high-interest and STEM-oriented series nonfiction to fascinating picture books, YA fiction, and graphic novels!