Children's Book Week: Marlene Targ Brill in Chicago

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 4:00pm

Marlene Targ Brill is an award-winning author of over 70 books for readers of all ages. She especially seeks to write girls and women into history and tell stories about children and their accomplishments. Come hear her share stories about how her two latest books, Picture Girl and Dolores Huerta Stands Strong: The Woman Who Demanded Justice, came to be.

Picture Girl is a family story --  an immigration story about a family escaping religious persecution for being Jewish -- and the story of a young girl who perseveres to reach her dream of becoming an artist.

Picture Girl Cover Image
By Marlene Targ Brill, Michael Sayre (Illustrator)
$7.19
ISBN: 9781732027602
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Golden Alley Press - September 20th, 2018

Diary of a Drummer Boy Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781732027640
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Golden Alley Press - August 17th, 2018

Dolores Huerta Stands Strong: The Woman Who Demanded Justice (Biographies for Young Readers) Cover Image
$13.46
ISBN: 9780821423301
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ohio University Press - August 16th, 2018