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WATCH: Tell Me More! With New York Times Best-Selling Young Adult Authors Tomi Adeyemi & Angie Thomas

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Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 6:30 pm

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Have you ever wanted to hear two of your favorite authors in conversation together? Or two of the most well known environmentalists discuss their challenges and triumphs? Two scientists on winning the Nobel Prize? Tell Me More! is a new monthly series that will pair fascinating leaders in their respective fields for conversations about their journeys, inspirations and life lessons.

Here & Now co-host Tonya Mosley moderates a conversation with young adult authors Angie Thomas ("The Hate U Give," "On The Come Up," "Concrete Rose") and Tomi Adeyemi ("Children of Blood and Bone," "Children of Virtue and Vengeance"). They'll discuss the impact their wildly popular novels have had, especially on young readers of color, answer your burning questions about their upcoming film and TV adaptions and more!

You can purchase a copies of Adeyemi and Thomas' books from our bookstore partner Brookline Booksmith at the links below.

Adeyemi: "Children of Blood and Bone," "Children of Virtue and Vengeance"

Thomas: "The Hate U Give," "On The Come Up," "Concrete Rose"