Reading Wonderland

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Saturday, November 28, 2020 - 12:00pm
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Zoom

About this Event

Reading Wonderland is a Parent/Guardian and children engagement event.  Reading Wonderland~Meet and Greet Author's, Children's Show & Tell, Children Story Time and Games, Prizes and More

Featuring:  A New York Times Bestselling book from HarperCollins and Phenomenal Woman Action Campaign Founder & CEO, Meena Harris.

Kamala and Maya’s Big Idea

Based on a true story from the childhood of Meena’s aunt, Senator Kamala Harris, and mom, Maya Harris, Kamala and Maya’s Big Idea is about two sisters working together to create change in their community.

Ambitious Girl

When a young girl sees a strong woman on TV labeled as “too assertive “ and “too ambitious,” it sends her on a journey of discovery through past, present, and future about the challenges faced by women and girls and the ways in which they can reframe, redefine, and reclaim words meant to knock them down. Anyone who’s ever been underestimated or overshadowed will find inspiration in this empowering new picture book.

About the Author

Meena Harris was born into a family of ambitious women whose legacy continues to inspire her. Her grandmother, Shyamala Gopalan, was a cancer researcher and civil rights activist; her mother, Maya Harris, is a lawyer and policy expert; and her aunt, Kamala Harris, is a Unites States senator from California.

Meena herself is a lawyer and entrepreneur, as well as a New York Times-bestselling author. In 2017 she founded Phenomenal, a female-powered organization that brings awareness to social causes. She currently resides in San Francisco with her partner and two daughters.

 

Kamala and Maya’s Big Idea Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062937407
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - June 2nd, 2020

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Ambitious Girl Cover Image
By Meena Harris, Marissa Valdez (By (artist))
$15.19
ISBN: 9780316229692
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 19th, 2021

My Friend Ookie Can Cover Image
By Fishline, G. E. M (Editor), Iris M. Williams (Contribution by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781951883010
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Butterfly Typeface - June 2nd, 2020

My Friend Ookie Can: A Coloring Book Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9781951883249
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Butterfly Typeface - June 2nd, 2020