Author Event: Matt de la Peña

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Author Event: Matt de la Peña

Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

Young adult Author and Newbery Medal winner Matt de la Peña will speak in the Great Hall at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 3.

De la Peña is the New York Times bestseller of six young adult books and the 2016 Newbery Medal winner for Last Stop on Market Street

We are most pleased to welcome school groups in grades 6 - 12. Teachers and librarians, please contact anne.lyon@dc.gov about making group arrangements. 

We look forward to seeing you there!

This event is sponsored by the DC Public Library Foundation and the Federation of Friends of DC Public Library.