Books Are Back Virtual Author Visits

Virtual Author Visit March 3, 2022 with Zetta Elliott
Posted on 02/23/2022
Dragons in a Bag

The first virtual author visit will bring Zetta Elliot, author of Dragons in a Bag, into several grade 3-6 classrooms in Limestone, March 3, 2022.
Through this virtual opportunity, Zetta will share what inspires her as a fantasy fiction writer Zetta Elliott is a Canadian-born and raised poet, playwright, and author who, as a Black feminist writer, advocates for greater diversity and equity in publishing.
Dragons in a Bag has been described as “a breath of fresh air: a chapter-book fantasy with an urban setting, an array of brown-skinned magic wielders, and a lovable black protagonist readers will root for and sympathize with…good, solid fantasy fun” by Kirkus.
The Limestone Learning Foundation is thrilled to sponsor this presentation, suitable for grades 3 to 6 classes, as part of the Books are Back programThe titles in this initiative offer contemporary stories by LGBTQ+ authors and BIPOC authors that will spark empathy and understanding about equity, inclusion and resilience. 
The Foundation looks forward to continuing the virtual author visits to support students grow their love of reading, and provide windows into perspectives and lived experiences of others.

Educators can register for this Virtual Authors Visit HERE