Carnegie Public Library is pleased to announce the visit of New York Times bestselling author Margaret Peterson Haddix on Thursday, Dec. 1, 5:30 p.m. at Grace Methodist Church in Washington C.H.
Margaret Peterson Haddix is the author of many critically acclaimed YA and middle grade novels, including The Missing series and the Shadow Children series. A Washington Court House celebrity, Haddix graduated from Miami Trace and from Miami University of Ohio.
Growing up in Fayette County, Haddix was a frequent visitor of Carnegie Public Library. She worked for several years as a reporter for The Indianapolis News and taught at the Danville (Illinois) Area Community College. She lives with her family in Columbus. Visit her at HaddixBooks.com to view a complete list of her books.
Haddix will be discussing her most recent books, Children of Exile and Under Their Skin. School Library Journal recently reviewed Under My Skin: “Haddix offers a gripping blend of science fiction, suspense, and mystery, taking middle graders and teens on a fast-paced ride that will interest even the most reluctant reader.”
Booklist reviewed Children of Exile, “With her trademark clarity, sympathetic and dimensional characters, and effective chapter hooks, Haddix’s latest series starter once again raises questions with real content and impact. Are there other worlds?”
Be the first to learn about her upcoming books and afterwards, there will be plenty of time for questions, photos and autographs. Books N’ More from Wilmington will be selling all of Haddix’s books at discounted prices.