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Author Visits

Welcome to the Todd Author Visit Program, brought to you by the Todd Library and Todd PTA.

November 16th

Erin Entrada Kelly

Orders Due


October 22



On November 16th, author Erin Entrada Kelly will virtually visit Todd 4th and 5th graders. Newbery Medalist and New York Times bestseller, her novels have been translated into several languages.

Erin received the 2018 Newbery Medal for Hello, Universe, a 2021 Newbery Honor for We Dream of Space, the 2017 APALA Award for The Land of Forgotten Girls, and the 2016 Golden Kite Honor Award for Blackbird Fly, among other honors. She is also the author and illustrator of the Maybe Maybe Marisol Rainey series. Hello, Universe is being adapted by Netflix, and You Go First is being adapted for the stage.

Before becoming a children’s author, Erin worked as a journalist and magazine editor. She received numerous awards for community service journalism, feature writing, and editing from the Louisiana Press Association and the Associated Press. Erin is Filipina-American.

If you would like to order books with an autographed bookplate for your child or as a gift for someone else, please order online by  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22ND.

*Visit www.erinentradakelly.com for more information about Erin Entrada Kelly and her books.