>And as a bonus, I would even shelve books.

>In my next life, I hope to come back as a children’s book writer with enough talent and poise to be invited by the wonderful Monika Schröder to visit the American embassy school in New Delhi. Linda Sue Park just got back.

share save 171 16 >And as a bonus, I would even shelve books.
Roger Sutton About Roger Sutton

Roger Sutton has been the editor in chief of The Horn Book, Inc, since 1996. He was previously editor of The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books and a children's and young adult librarian. He received his M.A. in library science from the University of Chicago in 1982 and a B.A. from Pitzer College in 1978. Follow him on Twitter: @RogerReads.

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  1. Richard Michelson says:

    >I did the same trip along with Jane Dyer and Diane DeGroat in 2005, invited by Bandana Sen, the librarian at the time, (talent and poise must not have been the main criteria back then, or else Jane and Diane had enough for the 3 of us) and it was every bit as wonderful as Linda describes. Definitely a high point in my life as a childrens book writer.

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