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Eyes Wide Open - Paul Fleischman - <span class="date-display-single">10/18/2014 - 10:00am</span>

Eyes Wide Open

10/18/2014 - 10:00am

Central Library - Community Room

Eyes Wide Open: Going Behind the Environmental Headlines is the briefing every high school reader needs to comprehend our riveting historical moment.  Using history, sociology, and psychology for altitude, the book points out the principles driving events, showing readers how to see the global in the local. 

Paul Fleischman

About Presenter Paul Fleischman

 

Paul Fleischman's novels, plays, picture books, poetry, and nonfiction are known for their variety, innovation, and multiple viewpoints. He won the Newbery Medal for Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices, a Newbery Honor for Graven Images, and was a National Book Award finalist for Breakout.  Seedfolks, his account of a Cleveland community garden's first year, has been used in one-book programs across the country.  In 2012 he was the U.S. nominee for the international Hans Christian Andersen Award.  He lives in California.

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Eyes Wide Open


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