2016 Children’s Africana Book Awards

Thanks to the continued generosity of Africa Access, An Open Book was delighted to welcome again this year several authors who received Children’s Africana Book Awards (CABA).  While in town for the 24th Annual Awards ceremony, Nnedi Okorafor, Isatou Ceesay, Miranda Paul,…

Off to a busy start!

An Open Book is well into the 2016-17 school year and off to a very busy start.  With author visits most days of the week (and sometimes–lucky us!–more than one author a day) we have already offered more than thirty…

An Author’s AOB Experience

“The highlight of our tour was An Open Book Foundation‘s school visit to Savoy Elementary School… An Open Book program is as uplifting and rewarding for authors and illustrators as it is for students. We will never forget the look…