I took lots of pictures and video to show to my students during the school year, but here are a few to give you a taste of the day. My sincerest thanks to organizer Meagan Lenihan and everyone who helped to make this event happen!
video: Chris Van Allsburg on the creation of his second book, Jumanji
|Gail Carson Levine shared this picture of when she got to be on the set of Ella Enchanted, and she discussed how much (or how little) input she was able to give to the filmmakers. (Overall, she said she enjoyed the film!)|
|(Although I'll admit that the picture of their son with his hair sticking straight up from static electricity was pretty adorable, too!)|