The past two years, I have been participated in the Multicultural Children's Book Day (#MCCBD) as author and Reviewer. The collaborative effort between organizers and authors was beyond expectations. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness on the ongoing need to include kid’s books that celebrate diversity in home and school bookshelves.
Multicultural Children's Book Day was founded by Valarie Budayr from and Mia Wenjen from
This year, #MCCBD land on January 27/18
I'll be part at the FIRST Multicultural Children's Book Day
The purpose of the Meet the Author series is to give readers and aspiring writers the opportunity to hear from seasoned, successful writers.Meet and greet bestselling authors at the library!
Maritza M. Mejia with Bilingual Literature
Finalizamos un evento fuera de serie. La unión de autores de todo el mundo en torno a la literatura infantil. Dedicamos un mes a leer y reseñar a otros autores.
¡En la unión está la fuerza! Felicitaciones a los organizadores de #ReadYourWorld. Reseñas en mi BLOG: http://luzdelmes.blogspot.com/
You can Join the adventure too!
Maritza Martínez Mejía
Recipient of the Crystal Apple Award 2006, VCB Poetry Winner 2015, Author’s Talk Book Award 2016, The Latino Book Awards 2016 and Author’s Talk Book Show 2017.