Author and Illustrator Claire A. Nivola Visits April 11

Claire A. Nivola has written and illustrated many books for children, including this year's One School, One Book Life in the Ocean. She won the 2009 Once Upon a World Children's Book Award and the 2009 Jane Addams Children's Book Award for her picture book Planting the Trees of Kenya about the life of Nobel laureate Wangari Maathai. Ms. Nivola will be visiting classes and working with students on the process of creating art and story.