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Meet Dashka Slater, 2022 Portage CommuniTeen Author

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Portage Northern High School

1000 Idaho Avenue

Portage, MI 49024

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Meet award-winning author Dashka Slater at this free and open community event sponsored by Portage CommuniTeen Read.

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This event is co-hosted by Portage Public Schools, Portage District Library, and this is a bookstore | Bookbug

During the 2021/2022 school year teens throughout Portage will read and discuss "The 57 Bus" written by Dashka Slater. They invite their community to read it together with them in anticipation of hosting the author on this evening.

Dashka's community presentation will be the culminating event of 2022's Portage CommuniTeen Read.

Copies of "The 57 Bus" available for purchase via this link.

Books will also be available for purchase and author signing on the evening of this event.

Thanks to Miedema & Associates for its generous support of this program.

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Portage Northern High School

1000 Idaho Avenue

Portage, MI 49024

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Kalamazoo's independent bookstore spans two adjacent locations: Bookbug, focused entirely on children's books and this is a bookstore, featuring adult interest titles, with focus on literary fiction, non fiction, contemporary politics, graphic novels and young adult fiction. With over 7,000 square feet of combined space, the store also features a full service cafe/bar and hosts many events, several of which are now available online, and include: author readings, workshops, musical performances, book clubs, story times and more. 

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