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Donalyn Miller
Books for a Better World
Donalyn Miller is a leading expert on independent reading, children’s literature, and the author of two bestsellers, The Book Whisperer and Reading in the Wild. She is the founder of the annual #bookaday event, co-founder with Colby Sharp of The Nerdy Book Club, and co-host of the monthly Twitter chat, #titletalk. Her most recent book is coauthored with Colby Sharp, Game Changer! Book Access for All Kids. Her articles have appeared in Education Week Teacher, The Reading Teacher, Educational Leadership, The Washington Post, and other prominent periodicals. She can be found online at


Where to see Donalyn Miller
Tuesday, July 21st
Morning Keynote: Lauren Tarshis
Afternoon Keynote: Renée Watson
Costa Mesa
Thursday, July 23rd
Morning Keynote: Donalyn Miller
Afternoon Keynote: Meg Medina

How to Attend
Registration for the 2020 Independent Reading Summits will open in February. Mark your calendar to come back and reserve your spot!

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