Kate DiCamillo Named New National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature

taleofdeskateyp1Kate DiCamillo, author of Because of Winn-Dixie, The Tale of Despereaux (winner of the 2004 Newbery Medal) among many other books, has been named the new National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature. This position raises the awareness of the importance of children’s liaterature as it relates to lifelong literacy, education and the betterment of the lives of young people. Come in and check out one of her books today!

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