NEA Big Read: Pretty Monsters
NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) designed to broaden our understanding of our world, our communities, and ourselves through the joy of sharing a good book. Orange County Library system is one of 78 not-for-profit organizations to receive a grant to host an NEA Big Read project between September 2019-September 2020. The NEA presents NEA Big Read in Partnership with Arts Midwest. This year, the Orange County Library System in partnership with Valencia college celebrate Pretty Monsters by author Kelly Link. A kickoff event featuring the author will take place at the Orlando Public Library at 2 p.m. on Sunday, August 23 2020. Additional events will take place throughout Central Florida through September 13, 2020.
Showcasing a diverse range of contemporary titles that reflect many different voices and perspectives, the NEA Big Read aims to inspire conversation and discovery. Register for an NEA Big Read event today and join us to discover the treasures imagination digs up!