Laurie Halse Anderson and Susan Campbell Bartoletti

Laurie Halse Anderson and Susan Campbell Bartoletti

Laurie Halse Anderson

Laurie Halse Anderson

Laurie Halse Anderson, author of the transcendent novel Speak, is one of the most important voices in the world of children’s literature, a two-time National Book Award finalist, a New York Times bestseller, and a Printz Honor winner.

Susan Campbell Bartoletti

Susan Campbell Bartoletti

Susan Campbell Bartoletti is one of the most celebrated writers of nonfiction for children and young adults today. In addition to her Newbery Honor award-winning Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler’s Shadow and its acclaimed companion book, The Boy Who Dared, she has tackled tough subjects such as child labor, the Great Irish Famine, the Ku Klux Klan, Typhoid Mary, and most recently, woman suffrage.

In Conversation Options

For more information about the
In Conversation Series

Get in Touch

If you're interested in hosting one of the author pairings for an In Conversation Series program, please fill out the following form:

At the present time, due to COVID-19, The Author Village is only scheduling virtual appearances. Once physical schools, libraries, and facilities begin to reopen, and once we learn the policies and guidelines set forth by schools, districts, libraries, and local governments pertaining to outside and out-of-state visitors, we will begin to schedule in-person appearances again.