Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award

11:00am to 12:30pm

Join us as we host Andrea Davis Pinkney, this year’s recipient of the Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award!

Join us as the Pennsylvania Center for the Book presents this year's Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award to Andrea Davis Pinkney for her work Martin Rising: Requiem for a King (Scholastic Press). A multi-award winning, New York Times bestselling children's author and poet, Pinkney will visit the area to accept her award and talk about her experiences working on this book. 

"...the significance and power of this volume is stunning..."--2019 Jury for Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award 

  • Where: Downsbrough Community Room
  • Book sales and signing to follow

This event, part of BookFest PA 2019, is sponsored by the Schlow Library Foundation, The Pennsylvania Center for the Book.

No registration necessary
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