Meet Jerry Craft | Kids Out and About Albany

Meet Jerry Craft

Meet author-illustrator Jerry Craft as he talks about his book, New Kid.

Jerry Craft's book, New Kid, is a timely, honest graphic novel about starting over at a new school where diversity is low and the struggle to fit in is real. Craft will also talk about his journey from self-publishing to mainstream publishing.

Jerry Craft is an author-illustrator who has worked on numerous picture books, graphic novels, and middle grade novels. Jerry is the creator of Mama's Boyz, an award-winning syndicated comic strip. He has won five African American Literary Awards, and is a cofounder of the Schomburg Center's Annual Black Comic Book Festival.

Can't make it to the event? You may reserve signed books online or contact The Carle Bookshop at shop@carlemuseum.org.

Location:

125 West Bay Road
Amherst, MA, 01002
United States

Phone:

413-559-6300
Contact name: 
Sandy Soderberg
The event has already taken a place at this date: 
04/27/2019
Time: 
1:00pm
Price: 
Free with Museum Admission

Ages

6-8 years 9-12 years Teenagers