This is a most amazing group of people, and I would love to have joined them here. Honored to call myself a member of the #nerdybookclub too. I especially love the welcome sentences at the end of this blog post.
This weekend, hundreds of teachers descended on Grand Rapids, Michigan to attend the Michigan Reading Association’s annual conference. An active affiliate of Nerdy Book Club members attend the MRA conference each year–an opportunity to connect with dear friends, meet new ones, and reflect on another year of reading and sharing books with children.
We had a blast–chatting with beloved Nerdy authors like Katherine Applegate, Lisa Mc Mann, Linda Urban, Laurie Keller, and Cris Tovani, eating pizza and cupcakes (Can we have a Nerdy event without cupcakes?), and toasting Nerdy for bringing us all together.
Gathering together on Saturday night for a Nerdy Book Club celebratory dinner (you can see additional photos of the event on our Facebook page or Twitter feed), Donalyn asked the group to consider what the Nerdy Book Club community offers them–both professionally and personally. We invite you to share…
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