Brooklyn Book Festival – Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017
Children’s Day – Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017

Rebecca Stead (Moderator)

Rebecca Stead is the author of four books for children. When You Reach Me, a New York Times bestseller, won the Newbery Medal and the Boston Globe–Horn Book Award for Fiction. Liar & Spy, also a bestseller, was named a notable book by the New York Times Book Review and won the Guardian Prize for Children’s Fiction. Her first novel, First Light, was named a Best Book for Teens by the New York Public Library. Her most recent novel Goodbye Stranger appeared on several Best of the Year lists including being named a New York Times Notable Children’s Books of 2015. Rebecca lives in New York City.

Twitter: @rebstead

Rebecca Stead

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