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Read Local Challenge 2020/21 Creators

Cropped US map with Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Washington DC, and West Virginia highlighted, and the words "Take the Read Local Challenge!" in bold -- with the URL

Get to know the MD/DE/VA/DC Read Local Challenge Kid Lit creators for 2020/21!

Click on one of the photos below to visit that Kid Lit creator’s profile page for information about their books, their presentations, and their fees & availability for events! — Remember to ask for your Read Local Challenge discount. All participating KidLit Creators are offering a 10% discount on their speaking fees for the entire challenge year!

Download the Full 2020/21 Read Local Challenge Book List


Picture Book | Middle Grade | Young Adult


Our Past Read Local Challenge Books (Spring 2017) (2017-18) (2018-19)