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Jason Reynolds

Jason Reynolds

Author of Ghost, As Brave As You, All American Boys, The Boy in the Black Suit, When I was the Greatest and My Name Is Jason. Mine Too: Our Story. Our Way

Bio: Reynolds is a graduate of The University of Maryland, College Park. He is on faculty at Lesley University, for the Writing For Young People MFA Program, and currently resides in Brooklyn, New York. His main goal in his writing is to NOT WRITE BORING BOOKS. Because even though he's a writer, he hates reading boring books too. He was the recipient of 2015 Coretta Scott King - John Steptoe Award for New Talent.

Jason's Twitter: @JasonReynolds83   
Awards and Honors: When I Was the Greatest (TAYSHAS Reading List, 2015); The Boy in the Black Suit (Lone Star Reading List, 2016; TAYSHAS Reading List, 2016); All American Boys (TAYSHAS Reading List, 2017); Ghost (Lone Star Reading List, 2017)

Earlier Event: November 4
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Later Event: November 4
James Riley