Wendelin Van Draanen at Monrovia Public Library
Welcome home bestselling, award-winning author Wendelin Van Draanen
Join us for a lively presentation on reading, writing, the book-to-movie experience, and how growing up in Monrovia influenced her work.
Wendelin Van Draanen has written more than thirty novels for young readers and teens. Her titles include...the Edgar-winning Sammy Keyes mystery series; Flipped (made into a movie), The Gecko & Sticky series, and the Shredderman books (made into a Nickelodeon made-for-TV movie).
Wendelin is making a special stop at the Monrovia Public Library while on tour for her latest novel, Wild Bird, the gripping story of a teen who is forced into wilderness therapy camp after falling in with the wrong crowd.
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This slow burning suspenseful novel will keep you up at night. Right from the start, an asteroid hits Scotland and all heck breaks loose! Families torn apart, way of life non-existent and trying to survive when the odds are stacked against you. Your heart will be beating frantically in this suspenseful thriller. Not to be missed. - Maureen