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Tricia Springstubb

Tricia Springstubb

About Tricia Springstubb: Tricia is the author of loads of books for young readers, including picture books, chapter books, and middle grade novels. Her work has received many starred reviews and numerous awards, including the Ohioana Award for Children's Literature (twice!). A frequent speaker at schools, libraries and conferences, Tricia lives in Cleveland Heights.

For more on Tricia Springstubb, visit her website, Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter.

Tricia Springstubb's School Visits & Speaking Engagements: Tricia offers large group, interactive presentations, including a slide show, a talk about becoming a writer and how iideas become books, a Q & A, and a fun, pre-writing, brainstorming activity. Tricia also does more focused writing workshops with smaller groups. Audience: Youth or Adult (teachers/librarians). Please visit this link for more about Tricia Springstubb's speaking and to find teaching resources.

 

 

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EVERY SINGLE SECOND (2017): Twelve-year-old Nella Sabatini's life is changing too soon, too fast. Her best friend, Clem, doesn't seem concerned; she's busy figuring out the best way to spend the "leap second"—an extra second about to be added to the world's official clock. The only person who might understand how Nella feels is Angela, but the two of them have gone from being "secret sisters" to not talking at all.

Then Angela's idolized big brother makes a terrible, fatal mistake, one that tears apart their tight-knit community and plunges his family into a whirlwind of harsh publicity and judgment. In the midst of this controversy, Nella is faced with a series of startling revelations about her parents, friends, and neighborhood. As Angela's situation becomes dangerous, Nella must choose whether to stand by or stand up. Her heart tries to tell her what to do, but can you always trust your heart? The clock ticks down, and in that extra second, past and present merge—the future will be up to her. (Ages 8-12)

30th Annual
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November 4, 2017
9:30 to 4:00
Fisher Auditorium Wooster, Ohio
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