Harding University

April 17, 2013

Cynthia Lord to conclude Young Adult Author Series

The Graduate Reading Program will present its fourth and final Young Adult Author Series program April 19-20, featuring award-winning author Cynthia Lord.

Lord is the author of “Rules,” “Touch Blue” and “Hot Rod Hamster.” She has taught at the elementary level and has been writing fiction since high school. Her works have received a number of awards, including the Newberry Honor Medal and recognition in the New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing.

The event will begin with dinner with the author at 6:30 p.m. on Friday followed by a presentation on campus in Cone Chapel. The series will include Friday night’s meal, a Saturday morning continental breakfast, and an author information packet. The event is $125.

For more information, contact Liz Bryan at ebryan@harding.edu.