TITLE: Susan Cooper: 2013 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Susan Cooper
EVENT DATE: 2013/09/22
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 32 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
Susan Cooper appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Susan Cooper is the author of the classic five-book series "The Dark Is Rising," which won a Newbery Medal, a Newbery Honor Award and two Carnegie Honor Awards. Cooper has also received the Margaret A. Edwards Award from the American Library Association for a "significant and lasting contribution to young adult literature." Born in England, Cooper was a reporter and feature writer for the London Sunday Times before coming to live in the United States. Her writing includes books for children and adults, a Broadway play, films and Emmy-nominated screenplays. "Ghost Hawk" is her latest novel.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2013