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January 27, 2015 - Children’s Author Lecture

Australian children’s author Christopher Cheng discusses his books and career 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 27, in TETC Room 226. Cheng has been a literacy ambassador for the Australian government’s Literacy and Numeracy Week initiative, as well as an ambassador for its National Year of Reading in 2012. His book One Child won the Wilderness Society Environment Award for Picture Books (Australia) and was named the 2000 Skipping Stones Honor Book (United States). His additional works include Sounds Spooky, winner of the 2012 Aurealis Award, and Python, named a 2014 Bank Street College Best Book of the Year. Sponsored by the Seidel School, admission is free and the public is invited.