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EVENTS

We're finally back in person!! But I'm also happy to zoom if you're interested! poconnellpearson@gmail.com

January 10, 2023

My new book releases!!

We Are Your People Too: Black Students, White Supremacists, and the Battle for America's Schools in Prince Edward County, Virginia

Event dates coming soon!

March 18, 2022

CONSPIRACY author talk with Vintage Ladies, Oakton, VA

 

June 25, 2022 - I'll be representing SCBWI at the ALA conference in Washington, DC

July 10, 2022, 2:00PM

CONSPIRACY author talk at the City of Fairfax Museum, Fairfax, VA

July 15, 2022, 12:45PM

Panel discussion on book banning with NerdCamp PA

AWARDS

CONSPIRACY

    - outstanding best of 2021, Bank Street Books

      - selected for the Texas Topaz Nonfiction Reading List, 2023

 FIGHTING FOR THE FOREST

    - finalist, 2020 NY Historical Society

Children's History Book prize

   - outstanding best of 2020, Bank Street

Books

   - notable history/social studies trade book, 2020, National Council for the Social Studies

FLY GIRLS

   - winner, 2020 Grand Canyon Readers Award for Tween Nonfiction

   - best of 2018, A Mighty Girl

   - best of 2019, Bank Street Books

  - best of Children's Non-Fiction Books - History,  Tutorful

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