TITLE: Laura Amy Schlitz: 2012 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Laura Amy Schlitz
EVENT DATE: 2012/09/22
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 24 minutes
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Laura Amy Schlitz appears at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: The Newbery Medal went to Laura Amy Schlitz in 2008 for "Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village." A librarian who lives in Baltimore, Schlitz is also a professional storyteller. Her other books include "The Bearskinner: A Tale of the Brothers Grimm," "A Drowned Maiden's Hair" and "The Hero Schliemann: The Dreamer Who Dug for Troy." She has just published "Splendors and Glooms."
SERIES: National Book Festival 2012