Awards the book has received
2014 American Library Association Stonewall Book Award
2014 IPPY Award (Independent Publisher Book Award)–a silver medal in their Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Trans Fiction category
Date & Time of Event
4-16-2014 1:00 AM
Coordinator(s)/organizer(s) of the event
Sponsors of the event
Library Services and the Good Thunder Reading Series
Sponsors of the live stream and/or recording of the event
Library Services and Maverick Visual Productions/Information and Technology Services
Join the festivities during National Library Week and celebrate the joy of reading. Come and spend an hour with the author Kirstin Cronn-Mills, recipient of the American Library Association Stonewall Award for her book entitled Beautiful Music for Ugly Children. Recognized as one of the best novels written for young adults in 2013 by the Young Adult Library Services Association, the book talk will explore the novel's genesis while providing insight into the author's thoughts on the book's storyline and characters. The event is scheduled for Wednesday, April 16th at 1:00 p.m. in Memorial Library Casual Learning Lab (ML 45).
Cronn-Mills, Kirstin, "Beautiful Music for Ugly Children" (2014). Meet the Author. 1.