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Lunchbox/Soapbox: Sally Rippin on Rescuing Reluctant Readers
Author Sally Rippin, creator of the hugely popular Billie B Brown and Hey Jack! series of books for early readers, was a guest at this year’s Children’s Book Festival. In this lunchtime lesson, she speaks about writing books that both early and reluctant readers can enjoy and engage with. She also shares precious tips and insights into the often emotion-laden realm of teaching and parenting kids who are taking hesitant steps down the road of literature.
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