Thalia Kids' Book Club: Katherine Paterson My Brigadista Year
event Thalia Kids' Book Club: Katherine Paterson <i>My Brigadista Year</i> thumbnail

Standard: $17

Members: $14

Each ticket subject to a $5 service fee.

This event has been cancelled.

Two-time winner of the Newbery Medal and 2010/11 National Ambassador for Young People's Literature Katherine Paterson comes to Symphony Space for a conversation on her new book with author Neela Vaswani (Same Sun Here). My Brigadista Year is an engrossing historical novel about a young Cuban teenager as she volunteers for Fidel Castro's national literacy campaign and travels into the impoverished countryside to teach others how to read.

Ages 10-14

The Thalia Kids' Book Club offers lively discussions between children's book authors and their fans. Each event includes a creative writing project, a discussion with the audience, and a book-signing.

Produced in cooperation with Bank Street Bookstore