VCFA alumna, former faculty member on National Book Award longlist for children's lit

MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adults alumna Ibi Zoboi ('14) and former WCYA faculty member Rita Williams-Garcia have made the longlist for the 2017 National Book Award for Young People's Literature!

Among the judges for the category is Kekla Magoon, WCYA alumna and faculty member. 

We are so excited about Ibi and Rita's honor! To read more about their books, click here

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