Meet NYT Bestselling Author John Cho

A conversation on his latest novel, Troublemaker

Date and time
May 18, 2023 10:00 AM PT
Suggested audience
Librarian, Parent & Family, High School (ages 14-18), Higher Ed, Middle School (ages 11-13)

About this event

Join us for a special conversation with celebrated actor and New York Times bestselling and award-winning author John Cho. He’ll discuss Troublemaker, his debut middle grade novel which follows Jordan, a 12-year-old Korean-American boy, as he makes his way across 90s Los Angeles during the LA Riots to help his father. John will discuss the inspiration behind the book, the joys of writing for young readers, and how the book can be used in classrooms and libraries. Don't miss this opportunity to hear from one of today's most talented and versatile artists!


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Before the event

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