Earl Sewell, author of the popular, Kimani Tru, teen series, among other titles, will speak to a book club for incarcerated girls at the Illinois Youth Center in Warrenville, IL on Thursday, November 4.
Through the efforts of librarian and volunteer facilitator, Kelly Farrow, the book club has been meeting the needs of girls aged 13 years through 21 years who are housed at the medium security facility since 2007. Librarians, Susan K. McClelland (Evanston Public Library) and K.C. Boyd (Wendell Phillips High School, Chicago, IL.) will also be facilitating the November 4 book club discussion.