MEET RUTH

AND HEAR HER SPEAK ABOUT LUCKY BROKEN GIRL!

January 20-24, 2017: American Library Association, Midwinter Meeting
Atlanta, Georgia
2017.alamidwinter.org
On Saturday, January 21, from 3:00-3:50pm, Ruth will participate in a Pop Top stage panel: “Using Books to Illuminate the Immigrant Experience,” with Aisha Saeed (Written in the Stars) and Hena Khan (Amina’s Voice), moderated by Nancy Paulsen.

February 22, 2017, 5 – 6pm: Live Chat, Penguin Young Readers
Sign up online at penguinyrauthors.earlyword.com

Sunday, April 9, 2017, 4pm: Book launch event at Books of Wonder
New York
booksofwonder.com

April 17-19, 2017: University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah
Writing and Editing
Event organized by Professor Lauren Liang on “The World of Children’s Literature.” Ruth will speak at local schools and lecture at the University of Utah, as well as engage in a public conversation with her amazing editor, Nancy Paulsen.

April 20-22, 2017: Texas Library Association Conference
San Antonio, Texas
Ruth will participate in The Debutante Ball Program
txla.org/annual-conference

Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 7pm: Book event at Literati Bookstore
Ann Arbor
literatibookstore.com

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 7pm: Book event at Nicola’s Books
Ann Arbor
nicolasbooks.com

May 21, 2017, 2 – 3:30pm: Yiddish Book Center
Amherst, MA
After her talk, Ruth Behar will sign copies of the book. For more info: support.yiddishbookcenter.org

May 22, 2017: The Odyssey Bookshop
South Hadley, MA
odysseybks.com

July 3-5, 2017: Latin American Jewish Studies Association Conference
Mexico City, Mexico
www.lajsa.org

Saturday, July 8, 2017 from 4-6pm, “Novelista–¡al fin!” (Or How I Finally Became a Novelist at Sixty,” Sala Literaria, Bellas Artes
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

Sunday, July 9, 2017 from 4:30-6pm, “Many Migrations: My Story as a Cuban Jew”, JC3
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

July 15-17, 2017: International Literacy Association Conference
Orlando, Florida
literacyworldwide.org – view event flyer

Tuesday, July 25, 2017: Lucky Broken Girl book presentation by Ruth Behar at Books & Books
Miami, Florida
Books & Books

Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 2-3pm, “Reading from Lucky Broken Girl,” Grand Avenue Library
South San Francisco, California
Reading of Lucky Broken Girl at The Grand Avenue Library
To learn more, contact Veronica Ortiz Veronica.Ortiz@ssf.net

Sunday, July 30, 2017: 1-3pm: “From Broken Girl to Strong Girl: How Lucky Broken Girl Came to Be,” Women’s Salon hosted by Maria Ramos-Chertok
Mill Valley, California
To attend, contact info@mariaramoschertok.com

Monday, July 31, 2017: 7-8:30pm: “”Reading from Lucky Broken Girl,” Davis Branch Library
Davis, California
To learn more, contact Patty Valdovinos

Tuesday, August 1, 2017: 6-7:30pm: “Reading from Lucky Broken Girl,” Winters Community Library
Winters, California
To learn more, contact Patty Valdovinos

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Illustration by Anna-Lisa Marjak

RUTH WOULD BE HAPPY TO SPEAK AT YOUR SCHOOL, LIBRARY, OR EVENT.

IF YOU WANT TO SCHEDULE A VISIT, PLEASE CONTACT HER AT
ruthbeharauthor@gmail.com