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Speaker: Patricia MacLachlan
Event Date: October 9, 2004
Running Time: 0:44
Patricia MacLachlan explains how books enrich the nation's youth.
“Children come first.”
Patricia MacLachlan has written numerous critically acclaimed books for children of all ages. They include “Arthur, For the Very First Time,” winner of the Golden Kite Award for fiction; “Sarah, Plain and Tall,” winner of the 1986 Newbery Medal and the subject of a popular television movie series; and “Fiona Loves the Night,” recipient of the National Humanities Medal.