A Celebration of Literature for Children and Young Adults
Calgary Convention Centre ~ October 3-5, 1996 ~ Calgary, Alberta
Proir to joining Horn Book, Anita was on the staff of Houghton Mifflin as Manager of Children's Book Advertising and Promotion, and later as Library Marketing Director for the entire trade book division. She has been active in several well known children's literature organizations, serving on the board of IBBY, as chair of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award Committee, Chair of the New England Round Table of Children's Librarians and on the board of the Children's Book Council.
Anita hales from Indiana, and has been acclaimed by Fort Wayne as one of the thirty-eight famous sons and daughters of that city. She will be the featured speaker at the Kaleidoscope 6 plenary session following breakfast on Friday morning.
Children's Books and Their Creators, Houghton Mifflin, 1995.