(Please note: This event takes place OFFSITE at Indian Hills Junior High)
Celebrate the culmination of the 2018-2019 WDMCS Reads project with a visit from author Laurie Halse Anderson!
Laurie Halse Anderson is the New York Times-bestselling author who writes for kids of all ages. Known for tackling tough subjects with humor and sensitivity, her work has earned numerous international, national, and state awards.
6 p.m. - book signing
7 p.m. - speech/Q&A
Speak and the author's latest book, Shout, focus on the difficult issue of sexual assault. The recommended minimum age to attend is 13. Parents/guardians are encouraged to attend with their students.
To learn more about Laurie Halse Anderson, visit http://madwomanintheforest.com.
WDMCS Reads is sponsored by West Des Moines Community Schools, West Des Moines Library, and Rotary of West Des Moines. To learn more about the project, visit https://www.wdmcs.org/district/wdmcs-reads/.