Author Name

Kirstin Cronn-Mills

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

Document Type


Date & Time of Event

4-16-2014 1:00 AM


Geoff Herbach

Coordinator(s)/organizer(s) of the event

Lisa Baures

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).

2014_Poster.pdf (286 kB)
2014 Event Poster

NEW_BMUC_LibGuide.pdf (2477 kB)
2014 LibGuide for Event

Cronn-Mills_Webpages.pdf (4328 kB)
Kirstin Cronn-Mills Author Web Pages