Eventsign2013On Friday, June 28th, 2013, Random House hosted its Fifth Annual Author Event for NYC Educators in its midtown NYC headquarters. The event was attended by 200+ K-12 educators, school librarians, and college professors/administrators.  A PDF of the event program may be viewed here.

We are happy to announce that videos from the event are now available for all to view on the Random House Common Reads YouTube channel.  Event photos may be found on the Random House High School Facebook page.

For your convenience, here is a list of the featured speakers with links to video of their talks (in order of presentation):

David Liben (Video), Student Achievement Partners

Chris Pavone (Video), author of The Expats: A Novel (Broadway Books)

Adele Griffin (Video), author of Loud Awake and Lost: A Novel (Knopf Books for Young Readers)

Emily Bazelon (Video), author of Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy (Random House)

Carlin Flora (Video), author of Friendfluence: The Surprising Way Friends Make Us Who We Are (Anchor)

Byron Hollinshead (Video), editor of I Wish I’d Been There: Volumes & II (Anchor)

Kimberly N. Parker (Video), speaking on A Time to Break Silence (Beacon Press)